Jun24

Fredette Found Guilty of First-Degree Murder

June 24, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly (508) 368-7236 or Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — A Superior Court jury today found John Fredette guilty of first-degree murder in the 1994 slaying of Kevin Harkins, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Mr. Fredette, 51, who was living in Saco, […]

Jun15

State Police Detectives Investigate Homicide

June 15, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-688-5565 Or Paul Jarvey 508 368-7241                                                                       RUTLAND — State Police Detectives and Rutland Police are investigating a homicide at 124 East County Road, according Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. The victim’s identity is being withheld until family members are notified. The body was discovered yesterday. State […]

May30

Trotto Convicted of Murdering Kevin Harkins

May 30, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly (508) 368-7236 or Paul Jarvey (508) 368-7241 WORCESTER — A Superior Court jury today found convicted drug dealer Matteo Trotto guilty of first-degree murder in the 1994 killing of Kevin Harkins, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Judge Richard T. Tucker scheduled sentencing […]

Apr25

Two Leicester Men Indicted for Vandalism

April 25, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER – A pair of Leicester men were indicted today for a four-month vandalism spree that spread graffiti on public and private property throughout the city, according to District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Danny Nguyen, 21, of 7 North Court, and Jesse Damielo, 20, […]

Apr25

Homeless Man Indicted for Murder

April 25, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER – A 35-year-old homeless man was indicted today for the murder of Diane Lamarche-Leader whose body was discovered on Dec. 6 as fire fighters responded to a blaze at her Rutland home, according to District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Amador Roman had been […]

Apr24

Woman Arrested after Ax Attack on Boyfriend

April 23, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 LUNENBURG – A dangerousness hearing will be sought for a 47-year-old woman who was arrested after attacking her boyfriend with an ax, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Robert J. Volpe, 53, was in stable but critical condition today […]

Apr14

Rosiello Guilty of First-Degree Murder

April 10, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508 368-7236 or Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER – A Worcester Superior Court jury found Keith Rosiello guilty of first-degree murder today in the 2010 beating death of his wife in their Shrewsbury home, according to District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. The verdict, which came after […]

Apr10

Small Bus Rolls Over Driver, Killing Her

April 9, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565 NORTH BROOKFIELD

Apr03

DA Early Recognized for Hiring Veterans

April 3, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508 368-7236 or Paul Jarvey 508-368-7241 WORCESTER – Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. was honored this week for hiring and supporting veterans of the armed services. Richard Bedell, ombudsman director of the Massachusetts Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, presented Mr. Early […]

Apr01

Former Youth Football Coach Charged with Rape

March 29, 2014 For Immediate Release Contact: Tim Connolly 508-368-7236 Or 508-688-5565                                                                                LEOMINSTER — A former youth football coach will be arraigned Monday in Leominster District Court on charges he sexually assaulted a boy, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Benjamin B. Brause, 36, of 36 […]