May11

Armed Career Criminal Sentenced to Prison    

May 11, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – A Worcester man, convicted by a Superior Court jury on gun and drug charges, has been sentenced to up to 10 years in state prison, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Heriberto Rivera, 30, was found guilty […]

May08

Fire Leads to Arrest on Drug and Gun Charges

May 8, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 ​UXBRIDGE – An investigation into the cause of a Friday morning fire at a Douglas Street home, led to the arrest of a resident on drug and gun charges, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. and Uxbridge Police Chief […]

May08

Man stabbed to Death, Suspect in Custody

May 7, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 MILFORD

May02

Body of Missing Woman Recovered from Small Pond    

May 2, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 BELLINGHAM – A 44-year-old Milford woman, who had been reported missing at the Circle CG Farm and Campground, was found dead in a small pond at the campground Sunday afternoon, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Aimee B. Polk […]

May01

Woman Dies after Domestic Dispute

April 30, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly (508) 368-7236 or 508-688-5565 WEBSTER — A Harris Street woman died and her boyfriend faces assault charges after a violent domestic dispute this morning, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Brenda L. Hatheway, 43, of 8 Harris St., Apt. 2R, was found […]

Apr28

Woman Hit by Tractor Trailer Truck is Hospitalized

April 28, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 ​ASHBURNHAM – A 59-year-old Ashburnham woman remains hospitalized with multiple injuries today after she was struck by a tractor trailer truck on a rural road yesterday, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. ​Ashburnham Police responded to a 911 call […]

Apr27

Bellingham Students Win Impaired Driving PSA Competition

April 27, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran (508) 368-7252 WORCESTER — A powerful impaired driving public service announcement created by students from Bellingham High School won the top prize in a competition sponsored by Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr.’s office. Bellingham High School was one of 10 schools that had students […]

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 […]