Mar15

Suspect Charged in Death of Firefighter Roy

March 15, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — A Worcester County grand jury handed up indictments today, charging a West Boylston man with second-degree murder in the December fire that killed Worcester firefighter Christopher Roy, Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. announced at a press conference today. The […]

Feb20

Ware Man Sentenced in Hardwick Slaying

Feb. 20, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER — A Ware man was sentenced to 25-30 years in state prison today after pleading guilty in Worcester Superior Court to the slaying of an 84-year-old man as he slept in his Hardwick home, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. […]

Jan25

Barre Man Sentenced in Killing of his Great Uncle

January 25, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5568 WORCESTER — A Barre man who pleaded guilty to manslaughter earlier this week in the 2011 killing of his great uncle was sentenced today in Worcester Superior Court to 25 to 30 years in prison, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. […]

Jan08

DA Offers Grants for Schools’ Post-Prom, Post-Graduation Events

For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 or 774-670-8811 WORCESTER – District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. is inviting local schools to apply for mini-grants to support post-prom and post-graduation events in an effort to keep students safe and prevent drunken driving crashes. These events, organized and overseen by adults, offer safe drug- and alcohol-free […]