Feb11

Goparian Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder

For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 or 774-670-8811 WORCESTER – A Superior Court jury found Donovan Goparian guilty of first-degree murder today in the death of a Webster woman whose body was found in a burning car off Swan Avenue in 2015, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Goparian, 42, […]

Feb10

Menard Sentenced to 15-20 Years For Rapes

Feb. 10, 2020 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER — A 55-year-old North Brookfield man was sentenced to 15 to 20 years in state prison today after pleading guilty in Worcester Superior Court to drugging underage boys and videotaping and photographing abusive encounters with them while they were unconscious, according to Worcester County […]

Feb10

Montero Arraigned in 2013 Shooting Death

Feb. 10, 2020 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — Eduardo Montero was ordered held without bail after being arraigned in Worcester Superior Court for murder in the shooting death of a man at a Chandler Street barbershop, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Mr. Montero, 42, formerly […]

Feb07

Millan Pleads Guilty to 2016 Murder and Home Invasion

Feb. 7, 2020 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER — A 40-year-old Bridgeport, Conn., man was sentenced to life  in state prison today after pleading guilty in Worcester Superior Court to second-degree murder in the 2016 slaying of a man in his Fitchburg apartment, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early […]

Feb07

Worcester Man Charged with Trafficking Fentanyl

Feb. 7, 2020 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER — A 28 year-old Worcester man was arrested for trafficking fentanyl and cocaine and two handguns were seized in an early morning raid at the suspect’s apartment, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. State Police Detectives assigned to the District […]

Jan21

Man Arraigned on Human Trafficking and Rape Charges

For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 508-368-7236 WORCESTER — A Northborough man, who has taught at the high school and college levels was arraigned today in Worcester Superior Court on seven counts of human trafficking and two counts of rape, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. John B. Clayton IV, […]

Jan14

DA Early Honors Fitchburg Firefighters for Heroism

Jan. 14, 2020 For Immediate Release Contact: Lindsay Corcoran 508-368-7252 or 774-670-8811 FITCHBURG – Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. today honored four Fitchburg firefighters for their heroic efforts in saving lives. Firefighters Yona Vaughan, Roger Ortiz, Ken Hollums and Dean Osgood were presented the District Attorney’s Team Excellence and Merit — TEAM […]

Dec20

Three Charged in Homicide on Pie Alley

December 20, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 508-368-7236 FITCHBURG — Three men have been charged in the murder of a man at Blossom Street and Pie Alley on July 11, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Mugisha Jeanbosco, 22, of Worcester, is charged with murder and armed robbery […]

Dec20

Man Indicted for Murder of Ex-Girlfriend in Restaurant

December 20, 2019 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 508-368-7236 WORCESTER — A New Hampshire man has been indicted for murder in the July stabbing death of his ex-girlfriend at a local restaurant, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. ​Carlos Asencio, 28 of Derry, N.H., was indicted today by a […]

Dec11

More Than Two Kilograms of Fentanyl Seized

For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 508-368-7236 WORCESTER — More than two kilograms of fentanyl were seized from an apartment on Boardman Street and a city man was ordered held on $100,000 bail after he was arraigned on drug charges in Worcester Central District Court yesterday, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. […]