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Feb17

Appeals Court Reverses Decision to Dismiss Child Porn Charge

February 17, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 WORCESTER – The Massachusetts Appeals Court reversed a Superior Court judge’s order to dismiss a charge of posing or exhibiting a child in a state of nudity against a Shrewsbury man, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. The indictment against 54-year-old […]

Feb16

Pair Found Guilty of Leicester Home Invasion

Feb. 16, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — A Worcester Superior Court jury today found two men guilty of a 2014 Leicester home invasion in which three residents were bound and gagged and a Marine’s Purple Heart medal was stolen along with cash and jewelry, according to Worcester County District Attorney […]

Feb13

Ostrander Held for Dangerousness Hearing

Feb. 13, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — A 47-year-old Worcester man is being held without bail for a dangerousness hearing after being arraigned for allegedly striking an Auburn Police Officer with his SUV as he tried to elude police, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Matthew […]

Feb10

SJC Affirms Goddard Murder Conviction

February 10, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – The Supreme Judicial Court this week affirmed the murder conviction of William Goddard in the shooting death of a woman in Webster in January of 2008, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Goddard was indicted by a […]

Feb10

Police Seize 375 Grams of Heroin, Arrest Worcester Man

February 10, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 WORCESTER – Police seized approximately 375 grams of heroin and arrested a Worcester man for trafficking after a package containing the drugs was discovered by authorities, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Martin Stemn, 27, was arrested Wednesday after a Massachusetts […]

Feb03

Lachance Charged with Trafficking Cocaine

Feb. 3, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241    DUDLEY — A 25-year-old Charlton man was arraigned today on charges of cocaine trafficking and possession of marijuana with intent to distribute following an investigation by local and state police, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Dwayne E. Lachance of […]

Feb01

Man Sentenced to 4-5 Years for Cocaine Trafficking

February 1, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 WORCESTER – A former Lowell man was sentenced to 4 to 5 years in state prison after a jury found him guilty of trafficking cocaine, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early, Jr. Yeison Santana, 28, was found guilty of one count trafficking […]

Jan20

Men Arrested in Prostitution Sting in Northborough

January 20, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WESTBOROUGH – Ten men, charged with sexual conduct for a fee, were arraigned in Westborough District Court today as part of a prostitution sting conducted by the State Police and local police departments, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. […]

Jan19

DA Early Continues Efforts with IFB to Stop Insurance Fraud

Jan. 19, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 WORCESTER – The Office of Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. will continue a partnership with the Insurance Fraud Bureau this year to work to eliminate insurance fraud, an effort that helps reduce automobile insurance premiums for all drivers. Mr. Early’s office has […]

Jan18

Person of Interest in Blackstone Murder Fights Rendition

January 17, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 ​WORCESTER – Glenn Armstrong, a person of interest in the murder of his father in Blackstone, is fighting his rendition to Massachusetts and remains in a New Jersey jail on $300,000 bail, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. ​Walter […]