• Worcester 8 hours ago

    2 Men Arrested in Deadly Worcester Crash Linked to Drag Racing

    Two men have been arrested in connection with a fatal crash linked to drag racing in Worcester earlier this month, police said Friday. Mifoud Faris, 27, and Fares Shikh-Omar, 20, both of Worcester, were arrested Friday following an investigation into a fatal crash which occurred on Oct. 10 on Goldsberry Street in the city, Worcester police said. An investigation by…

  • Worcester Oct 14

    ‘He Thinks He Owns the City': Neighbor 911 Calls Raise Questions About Worcester Officer

    After a night of partying, a Worcester police officer has remained on paid administrative leave for months as the department conducts an internal investigation. But the NBC10 Investigators discovered the incident last summer was not the first sign of trouble in the officer’s neighborhood.

  • Worcester Oct 14

    Neighbor 911 Calls Raise Questions About Worcester Officer

    After a night of partying, a Worcester police officer has remained on paid administrative leave for months as the department conducts an internal investigation. But the NBC10 Investigators discovered the incident last summer was not the first sign of trouble in the officer’s neighborhood.

  • Worcester Aug 23

    2 Suspects in Kidnapping of Newborn in Worcester Held Without Bail

    Two people suspected of kidnapping a 4-day-old baby over the weekend were held without bail pending hearings to determine whether they are dangerous. They appeared in a Worcester court Monday. A 19-year-old woman facing kidnapping and reckless endangerment of a child charges will undergo a competency evaluation at the request of her attorney. An attorney for a 23-year-old man told…

  • Worcester Jun 8

    Family Remembers ‘Hero' Worcester Officer Who Died Trying to Save Drowning Teen

    Relatives of fallen Worcester police Officer Manny Familia spoke on Monday about his selflessness on the job and the incredible father, brother and friend he was for his tight-knit family. “Everywhere he went, he was loved,” said Alex Maracallo, Familia’s cousin. He said losing Familia was like losing a part of himself: “We had a special bond, my family,...

  • Worcester Jun 4

    VIDEO: Worcester Police Announce Death of Teen, Officer in Pond

    A teenager died, as did an officer who tried to save him, at a pond in Worcester Friday, police said.

  • Missing Teen May 18

    Missing Worcester Teen Has Been Found, Police Say

    Police said Tuesday a missing 12-year-old girl they were trying to locate has been found. Enayah Vargas was found after last being seen around Duxbury Road wearing a white t-shirt with Bruce Lee on the front, dark jeans and white Nike high top sneakers, police said.

  • Fatal Shooting May 9

    1 Person Killed in Shooting Near Worcester Restaurant

    One person is dead after a shooting in Worcester on Saturday, according to Worcester police. Police were called to the Paku Lounge at 215 Chandler St. at approximately 1:27 a.m. Saturday after reports of a gunshot. When they arrived, they say they found a 44-year-old male gunshot victim on the ground. After receiving medical care from officers, the victim was…

  • stabbing May 5

    Man, 65, Fatally Stabbed in Back of Livery Vehicle, Worcester Police Say

    A 65-year-old man was fatally stabbed in the backseat of a livery vehicle on Wednesday morning, Worcester police said. Another man was arrested on a charge of aggravated assault and battery with a dangerous weapon in the stabbing, according to a statement from Worcester police. The stabbing was reported about 8:25 a.m. Wednesday, when police were called to a local…

  • Worcester Apr 23

    71-Year-Old Woman Stabbed to Death in Worcester, Male Relative Arrested

    A stabbing in Worcester Friday left a 71-year-old woman dead and a relative of hers under arrest, police said. The relative hasn’t been identified, but Worcester police said they are male and that the stabbing was a domestic incident. Officers arrived to the scene on Ekman Street about 11:05 a.m., police said. The woman was pronounced dead. Police haven’t...

  • Worcester Feb 28

    Man Shot in Worcester, Rushed to Hospital

    A man was shot in Worcester and rushed to a hospital Sunday afternoon, police said. Officers were called to an address on Piedmont Street for a report of a shooting. When they found the victim, a 47-year-old man, they gave medical assistance until paramedics arrived, Worcester police said. The paramedics took the man to a hospital, according to police, who…

  • Worcester Jan 17

    2 Women Arrested in Worcester Brawl Involving Minors, Weapons, Police Say

    Two women were arrested Friday on several charges related to a large fight that broke out the night before near a Wendy’s in Worcester and left two people seriously injured, police said.  The fight began between minors, Worcester police said Saturday, and the women who were arrested, Worcester residents 29-year-old Brenda Ortiz and 47-year-old Brenda Rosario, allegedly encouraged them....

  • Worcester Dec 29, 2020

    ‘Terrible Tragedy': New Details in Worcester Brick-Throwing Spree That Wounded Driver

    Two days after a group of teenagers allegedly went on a brick-throwing spree in Worcester, leaving one man seriously injured, a neighbor described the victim’s agony. The 37-year-old was with his fiancée in one of 19 vehicles hit by bricks on Saturday, according to police. The man was hit in the face behind the wheel of his own vehicle...

  • Worcester Dec 28, 2020

    Bricks Thrown at Moving Vehicles From SUV Cause Serious Injury in Worcester; 4 Arrested

    Four people are in custody after bricks were thrown at moving vehicles from a red SUV in Worcester Saturday, causing at least one person to suffer serious injuries, police said. The incidents happened late Saturday afternoon on the city’s east side, Worcester police said in a statement. A 37-year-old man was struck in the face by a brick while...

  • Worcester Dec 23, 2020

    2 Arrested in Worcester Double Shooting

    Two victims were rushed to the hospital and two men were arrested after a double shooting in Worcester early Wednesday morning, according to authorities. Multiple officers headed to Buffum and Coes streets around 2:30 a.m. after they received a ShotSpotter activation in the area. Police heard gunshots coming from inside a home on Coes Street and saw two people run…

  • Worcester shooting Oct 25, 2020

    Teen Found Fatally Shot in Worcester Wendy's Parking Lot

    A 17-year-old boy was found shot in a Wendy’s parking lot in Worcester, Massachusetts, on Saturday night, police said. The teenager was pronounced dead at the scene, Worcester police said Sunday. Officers were called to the Wendy’s at Park Avenue and Maywood Street about 8:36 p.m. after gunfire was reported. Police didn’t offer more information about the shooting Sunday,...

  • Worcester Police Department Sep 27, 2020

    Worcester Man Steals Delivery Truck, Crashes Into Worcester Police Department

    Worcester police have arrested a man for stealing a delivery truck and driving it into the Worcester Police Department. The truck was stolen from St. Vincent’s Hospital and driven into the Worcester Police Department cell room entrance around 5:15 a.m., police said. Louis Diamond, 32, of Edwidge Street, was arrested by police on the scene. He is charged with larceny…

  • shooting Aug 17, 2020

    Man Shoots Girlfriend, Takes Own Life in Worcester: Police

    A 25-year-old man is dead and his 27-year-old girlfriend is in critical condition after he allegedly shot her and then turned the gun on himself in the early Monday. Authorities were called about the reported shooting just before 1 a.m. Monday at a home on Huntington Avenue, Worcester police said. The man was pronounced dead at the scene. The woman…

  • Worcester Aug 3, 2020

    Man Shot, Killed in Worcester

    A Boston man was fatally shot early Monday morning in Worcester, Massachusetts.

  • Fatal Shooting Aug 3, 2020

    Boston Man Dies in Worcester Shooting

    The fatal shooting of a Boston man early Monday morning is under investigation in Worcester, Massachusetts, according to police. The 31-year-old man was found with gunshot wounds around 5:39 a.m. after police received a call about a shooting near 38 King St, police said. The man was treated on scene and taken to an area hospital, where he was later…

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