Former Funeral Director Due in Court

Human remains and cremated remains were found in 2 storage facilities in Weymouth and in Somerville, Massachusetts

UPDATE 8/29 @ 8:25 a.m. - Joseph O'Donnell's court date has been postponed to Oct. 9.

A former Massachusetts funeral director accused of keeping human remains in storage units is set to appear in court Friday.

The bodies were found during an investigation into 55-year-old Joseph O'Donnell.

O’Donnell is the former funeral director at O'Donnell and Mulry Funeral Home in Boston's Dorchester neighborhood, who was arrested in April on larceny charges.

The investigation led to the discovery of human remains and cremated remains in two storage facilities in Weymouth and in Somerville.

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