Man Charged in Concrete Killing of 74-Year-Old Held Without Bail | NECN
Massachusetts

Massachusetts

The latest news from around the state

Man Charged in Concrete Killing of 74-Year-Old Held Without Bail

Albert Henderson III pleaded not guilty to murdering Hector Ramos

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    FILE

    A Southbridge, Massachusetts, man who authorities say murdered a 74-year-old using a large piece of concrete has been ordered jailed without bail. 

    Albert Henderson III pleaded not guilty to murdering Hector Ramos and was jailed following his Wednesday arraignment. 

    Prosecutors say Henderson's attorney agreed he be held without bail. 

    Ramos had been found dead in January beneath a stopped train in Worcester. Investigators say they found a bloody piece of concrete next to his body. One of Ramos' pants pocket was also turned inside out. 

    Fatal Home Invasion in Orange, Mass.

    [NECN] Fatal Home Invasion in Orange, Mass.
    An elderly man is dead and his wife was seriously hurt in a home invasion Wednesday night in Orange, Massachusetts. (Published Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016)

    Court records show Ramos suffered extensive trauma to his head and face. 

    Police say blood evidence found on Henderson's clothes linked him to the slaying. 

    The Telegram & Gazette reports records indicate Henderson was hospitalized for a psychiatric evaluation just before Ramos' body was found.

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android