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Jun07

Taunton Man Arraigned in Motor Vehicle Homicide

For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 508-368-7236 WORCESTER — A 24-year-old man was held on $50,000 bail following his arraignment today on nine charges including motor vehicle homicide by negligent operation in the death of an Auburn man, according to the Office of the Worcester County District Attorney. Dejesus E. Amaro of 209 Washington […]

May14

Five in Court on Drug Distribution Scheme

WORCESTER — Five people suspected in a fentanyl distribution operation were arraigned on Friday in Central District Court after a joint investigation by the State Police Detectives assigned to the Worcester District Attorney’s Office, the State Police Gang Unit, Worcester Police Vice Unit and the State Police K9 Unit, according to Worcester County District Attorney […]

May13

McNally Arraigned for Manslaughter in Fatal Crash

May 13, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 LEOMINSTER — A 35-year-old Leominster man was ordered held on $50,000 bail today after being arraigned for manslaughter in a 2018 crash that claimed the life of a female passenger in the vehicle he was driving, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. […]

May10

Man Convicted in Crime Spree Has Sentence Increased

For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 508-368-7236 WORCESTER — A city man, who sought to reduce his sentence for a series of felonies committed in August of 2016, will spend more time in prison after a hearing before the Appellate Division of the State Superior Court, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. […]

May10

Paxton Man Indicted for Murder in Brother’s Death

For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 WORCESTER — A Worcester County Grand Jury indicted a 25-year-old Paxton man yesterday for the murder of his brother in their Paxton home in December, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Alexander Asia, of 19 Monticello Drive, Paxton, also was indicted on charges […]

May09

Armstrong Guilty of Murdering His Father

May 9, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER – A Superior Court jury found Glenn R. Armstrong guilty of first-degree murder today in the 2017 slaying of his 83-year-old father in Blackstone, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. First-degree murder carries a mandatory sentence of life in […]

May07

Gomez Found Guilty in Burglary Spree

May 7, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER — A Superior Court jury on Monday found a 55-year-old Worcester man guilty of several 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 found guilty of two counts of […]

Apr24

Couple Killed in Murder-Suicide Identified

April 24, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 NORTHBOROUGH – The husband and wife killed in a murder-suicide last night in Northborough have been identified. Debra Blasko and Thomas M. Blasko, both 57, and both of 18 Pond View Way were shot to death in a murder-suicide, according to Worcester County District Attorney […]

Apr24

Police Investigating Shooting Deaths in Northborough

April 24, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 NORTHBOROUGH —  State Police Detectives assigned to the Worcester County District Attorney’s Office and Northborough Police are investigating a shooting late last night in a Northborough home that left two people dead, according to District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Northborough Police responded to a 911 […]

Apr01

McLeod Sentenced to 25-27 Years for Home Invasion

April 1, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER — A 34-year-old Worcester man was sentenced to 25 to 27 years in state prison today after being found guilty in December of home invasion, according to the Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. A Superior Court jury found Devon McLeod guilty […]