Worcester Investment Adviser Sentenced To 100 Months For Wire Fraud And Identity Theft

James Kenneth Couture, 42, of Sutton, Massachusetts, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Nathaniel M. Gorton on Wednesday to 100 months in prison and three years of supervised release. Couture was also ordered to pay restitution of $1,924,585 and forfeiture of $2,874,585.  In September 2022, Couture pleaded guilty to four counts of wire fraud, four … Continue reading Worcester Investment Adviser Sentenced To 100 Months For Wire Fraud And Identity Theft

Terrence Daye Of Boston Sentenced To 28 Months For Federal Drugs Charges

Terrence Daye, 34, of Boston was sentenced today by U.S. District Court Judge Denise J. Casper to 28 months in prison and three years of supervised release. In September 2022, Daye pleaded guilty to conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute cocaine. In November 2018, law enforcement investigated a DTO in which Daye … Continue reading Terrence Daye Of Boston Sentenced To 28 Months For Federal Drugs Charges

Boston Police Investigating A Double Shooting With 1 Dead In Mattapan

At approximately 5:56 a.m. on Sunday morning, officers with the Boston Police Department assigned to District B-3 responded to the area of 1601 Blue Hill Avenue in Mattapan for a report of a person shot.  Upon arrival, officers located an adult male victim suffering from apparent gunshot wounds. He was pronounced deceased on scene.  Officers … Continue reading Boston Police Investigating A Double Shooting With 1 Dead In Mattapan

Webster Police Officers Recognized For Rescuing A Woman From A Burning Building

Photo Credit: Worcester County District Attorney’s Office On Monday, Worcester County, Massachusetts District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. recognized members of the Webster Police Department who rescued a woman from a burning building.  The District Attorney’s Office said Sgt. Robert Larochelle and Officers Jacek Ochocki, Jonathan Brooks, and Robert Rockwood were presented with the District … Continue reading Webster Police Officers Recognized For Rescuing A Woman From A Burning Building

Quincy Gang Member And Drug Trafficker Sentenced To 8 Years

On Thursday, December 15, 2022, by U.S. District Court Judge Leo T. Sorokin sentenced Damian Cortez, 34, of Quincy, Massachusetts, to eight years in prison and three years of supervised release.  In June 2022, Cortez pleaded guilty to one count of conspiracy to distribute and possess with intent to distribute controlled substances and one count … Continue reading Quincy Gang Member And Drug Trafficker Sentenced To 8 Years

Barnstable Man Pleads Guilty To 2 Counts Of Sexual Exploitation Of Children

Atticus J. Bernard, 22, of Barnstable, Massachusetts pleaded guilty Friday to two counts of sexual exploitation of children and one count of possession of child pornography. U.S. District Court Judge Indira Talwani scheduled sentencing for Feb. 17, 2023. Bernard was arrested and indicted by a federal grand jury in July 2021. He has remained in … Continue reading Barnstable Man Pleads Guilty To 2 Counts Of Sexual Exploitation Of Children

New Bedford Convicted Felon Pleads Guilty To Being A Prohibited Person In Possession Of A Firearm

David Acosta, 26, of New Bedford pleaded guilty Thursday at the United States District Court in Boston to one count of being a prohibited person in possession of a firearm and ammunition. before  In October 2020, Acosta was found in possession of a loaded Glock .45 caliber pistol and 10 rounds of assorted .45 caliber … Continue reading New Bedford Convicted Felon Pleads Guilty To Being A Prohibited Person In Possession Of A Firearm

Boston MS-13 Clique Leader Sentenced To 162 Months

On Tuesday, Manuel Adan Yanez Cruz, a/k/a “Rocky,” a/k/a “Flaco,” a leader of a local MS-13 clique in Boston was sentenced by U.S. District Court Judge Leo T. Sorokin to 162 months in prison and three years of supervised release. On March 18, 2022, Cruz pleaded guilty to conspiracy to conduct enterprise affairs through a … Continue reading Boston MS-13 Clique Leader Sentenced To 162 Months

Erin M. Johnson Of Worcester Was Arrested In Auburn For Trafficking Methamphetamine

On Sunday, Auburn Police arrested Erin M. Johnson, 42, of Worcester for Methamphetamine Trafficking (18 grams or more, less than 36 grand), Unlawful Possession of Theft Detection Device Deactivator or Remover, and Receive Stolen Property. While conducting a check of the Hampton Inn at 736 Southbridge Street, an Officer with the Auburn Police Department observed … Continue reading Erin M. Johnson Of Worcester Was Arrested In Auburn For Trafficking Methamphetamine

6 People Shot Overnight In Worcester

Worcester Police are investigating an overnight shooting that happened at 88 Webster St.  Just after 3:00 a.m., officers assigned to the Operations Division Last Half responded to 88 Webster St., a warehouse for a report of a person shot. Upon arrival and after entering the warehouse, officers located a male who had been shot and … Continue reading 6 People Shot Overnight In Worcester