Sep17

Gomez Sentenced to 10-12 Years for Burglary Spree

Sept. 17, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER — A 55-year-old Worcester man was sentenced to 10-12 years in state prison today after being found guilty in May of charges related to a series of 2015 break-ins in area communities, according to the Worcester County District Attorney’s Office. Pedro D. Gomez was […]

Sep09

Auburn Death Under Investigation

Sept. 9, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 AUBURN — Auburn Police and the State Police Detectives assigned to the Worcester County District Attorney’s Office are investigating an unattended death that occurred this afternoon, according to District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Due to the ongoing investigation, no further information will be released […]

Sep02

Woman Dies After Struck by Train in Leominster

For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 or 774-670-8811 LEOMINSTER – State Police Detectives assigned to the Worcester County District Attorney’s Office are investigating after a woman was struck and killed by a commuter rail train in Leominster Monday morning, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr.  ​At 11:16 a.m., a 20-year-old woman was struck by the train nearly […]

Aug16

Police make an arrest in death of jogger in Sutton

August 16, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 508-368-7236 SUTTON — A Sutton man was arrested today in Webster on a warrant for leaving the scene of a motor vehicle crash that killed a jogger on Singletary Avenue, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Shane A. Newman, 39, of […]

Aug16

Man indicted for shooting during murder victim’s vigil

August 15, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 508-368-7236   FITCHBURG — A Worcester County Grand Jury handed up indictments today in the July 15 shooting at an early morning vigil for a murder victim on Blossom Street in Fitchburg, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. William Linde, 32, […]

Aug12

Two men held on $75,000 bail in cocaine trafficking case

August 12, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 508-368-7236 WORCESTER — Two city men were ordered held on $75,000 bail at their arraignment today on cocaine trafficking charges in Worcester Central District Court, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Carmello Andujar, 40, of 67 May St., 1st floor, Worcester, […]

Aug12

Worcester Man Pleads Guilty to Firearm, Drug Charges

Aug. 12, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER — A 37-year-old Worcester man was sentenced to 8-10 years in state prison today after pleading guilty in Worcester Superior Court to 16 charges, including cocaine trafficking, illegal possession of a firearm and possession of a firearm in the commission of a felony, according […]

Aug11

More Than Two Kilos of Cocaine intercepted; Two men arrested for trafficking

August 11, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 508-368-7236 WORCESTER — A multi-agency investigation led to the confiscation of more than two kilograms of cocaine and the arrest of two city men on drug trafficking charges, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Carmelo Andujar, 40, of 67 May St., […]

Aug10

Man dies in 3-car crash in Rutland while fleeing police

August 10, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 508-368-7236 RUTLAND — A Worcester man who drove away from a police stop in Paxton last night was killed when his car crossed the double middle line on Route 122 and struck a Rutland K9 Police cruiser head-on, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph […]

Jul15

Fitchburg Murder Victim ID’d; Another Shooting under Investigation

July 15, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 FITCHBURG – The 23-year-old man who was shot and killed Thursday night has been positively identified while detectives investigate another shooting this morning on lower Blossom Street, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Leon Wilson Jr. of 49 Spruce […]