Apr20

Hernandez Prison Death Ruled Suicide

April 20, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241  SHIRLEY – The death of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez on Wednesday at the Souza-Baranowski Correction Center has been ruled a suicide, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr., Col. Richard McKeon, superintendent of the Massachusetts State Police, and […]

Apr19

Hernandez Prison Death Investigated

April 19, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 735-2981  SHIRLEY – The Massachusetts State Police Detectives assigned to the Worcester County District Attorney’s Office and the Department of Correction are investigating the death of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez at the Souza-Baranowski Correction Center, according to District Attorney Joseph D. Early […]

Apr17

Man Stabbed to Death in Clinton

April 16, 2017 Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 735-2981 CLINTON — A 24-year-old Clinton man was stabbed to death and two other men were injured in a fight late last night outside a Main Street bar, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. The deceased, whose name is not being released pending notification […]

Apr15

 Worcester Man Charged in Marcotte Slaying

April 15, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 735-2981 or Lindsay Corcoran (774) 670-8811  PRINCETON – A 31-year-old Worcester man was charged in connection with the Aug. 7 slaying of Vanessa Marcotte, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. “We got him,” Mr. Early said at a press conference this […]

Apr05

Detectives Investigate Death of 10-Week-Old in Mendon

For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 or 774-670-8811 WORCESTER – State Police Detectives are investigating the death of a 10-week-old boy in Mendon that occurred Tuesday evening, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early, Jr. The boy was discovered unresponsive at the Bethany Church Day Care Center on Cape Road around 5 […]

Mar24

Worcester Man Sentenced to Prison in Killing of Co-worker

March 24, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – A 30-year-old Worcester man, charged in the shooting death of a woman he worked with, pleaded guilty to manslaughter and other charges today in Worcester Superior Court and was sentenced to up to 26 years in state prison, according to Worcester […]

Mar24

Armstrong Arraigned in Slaying of Father

March 24, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly (508) 368-7236   UXBRIDGE – Glenn Armstrong was ordered held without bail today after he was arraigned in Uxbridge District Court on a charge of murder in the January death of his 83-year-old father, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Not guilty […]

Mar21

Most Wanted Fugitive Arraigned in 2014 Shooting

March 21, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241   WORCESTER —A Worcester man, who was added to the State Police Most Wanted fugitive list last month, turned himself in today and was arraigned in a 2014 shooting outside a Worcester bar, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Victor D. […]

Mar20

Man Arraigned in Murder of Worcester Woman  

March 20, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – A 54-year-old Worcester man was ordered held without bail today after he was arraigned on a murder charge in the death of Sandra Hehir, an aide in the Worcester Public Schools, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. […]

Mar03

Body Pulled from French River Reservoir

March 3, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WEBSTER – The body of a man, believed to be in his 30s, was pulled from French River Reservoir off Mill Street yesterday, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. The death does not appear to be suspicious. The investigation […]