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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 […]

Jan05

Man Pleads Guilty to Manslaughter, Home Invasion

January 5, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 or 508-688-5565             WORCESTER – A Springfield man, who pleaded guilty to manslaughter and home invasion, was sentenced to prison yesterday in Worcester Superior Court, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Bill Japakih, 21, of Springfield, was sentenced to 7 years […]

Jan03

Calzado Arraigned in 2004 Fitchburg Slaying

Jan 3, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241  WORCESTER — Robin Calzado was ordered held without bail today after being arraigned in Worcester Superior Court this morning for murder in the 2004 stabbing death of a man outside a Fitchburg barbershop, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Mr. Calzado, […]

Dec30

Shyllberg Pleads Guilty to Setting Dozens of Fires

Dec. 30, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — A 33-year-old man was sentenced to five years in prison today after pleading guilty to setting dozens of fires in Worcester and Shrewsbury, including one that caused $450,000 damage at Gibson’s Dairy Farm, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. […]

Dec24

Jose Morales Indicted for Murder in death of Lee Daniels

December 22, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 WORCESTER – A Worcester man has been indicted for murder in the July stabbing death of Lee Daniels on Main Street in Worcester, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. A Worcester County Grand Jury handed up an indictment on a single […]

Dec24

Indictment Handed Up In Murder of Webster Woman

December 22, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – Donovan Goparian, accused in the killing of a woman in November of 2015, was indicted for murder this week by a Worcester County Grand Jury, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Goparian, 39, of Worcester will be […]

Dec22

Indictment Handed Up In Murder of Webster Woman

December 22, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER – Donovan Goparian, accused in the killing of a woman in November of 2015, was indicted for murder this week by a Worcester County Grand Jury, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Goparian, 39, of Worcester will be […]

Dec22

Jose Morales Indicted for Murder in Death of Lee Daniels

December 22, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 WORCESTER – A Worcester man has been indicted for murder in the July stabbing death of Lee Daniels on Main Street in Worcester, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. A Worcester County Grand Jury handed up an indictment on a single […]

Dec13

DeMasi Charged in 1991 Homicide, Armed Robbery

Dec. 13, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — An 80-year-old Amesbury man was arrested this afternoon and charged with the 1991 shooting death of an armored truck guard, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Ralph DeMasi is being charged with armed robbery and the murder of Edward […]

Dec06

DA Urges Participation in Goods for Guns

Dec. 6, 2016 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER —Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. is urging people to take advantage of the 15th annual Goods for Guns program by turning in unwanted firearms on Saturday at participating police departments. Nearly 3,000 guns have been turned in since 2002, when the […]