Press Releases from the last 30 days
Dec 29, 2016

BOSTON, Dec. 29, 2016—The death of an East Boston teen whose body was found at the Belle Isle Marsh Reservation earlier this month is being investigated as a homicide, Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel F. Conley said today.

The body of Carlos Villatoro-Nunez, 16, was found in the area of the Bennington Street entrance on Dec. 9, almost a month after his family reported him missing. Though decomposition and other factors initially complicated the death investigation, authorities believe he sustained fatal stab wounds. more »

Dec 27, 2016

BOSTON, Dec. 27, 2016—A Roslindale rideshare driver accused of stabbing another woman during a Christmas Day fight over a requested trip was arraigned for attempted murder this morning, Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel F. Conley said.

KIONA THOMAS (D.O.B. 11/17/91) was arraigned in Dorchester Municipal Court this morning on a charge of assault with intent to murder.  Assistant District Attorney Lauren Hatch requested bail of $75,000 with orders that Thomas submit to GPS monitoring, abide by a curfew, not drive for any rideshare service or for profit, and to stay away from the victim, witnesses, and the location of the offense in the event she is to be released on bail.  Judge Thomas Kaplanes imposed $15,000 bail, GPS monitoring, and ordered Thomas to stay away from the victim, witnesses, and location. more »

Dec 23, 2016

BOSTON, Dec. 23, 2016—The man who allegedly shot and killed 28-year-old Jeffrey Kelly in Jamaica Plain this summer was held without bail at his arraignment today, Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel F. Conley said.

The Suffolk County Grand Jury on Wednesday returned indictments charging AMOS CARRASQUILLO (D.O.B. 7/5/88) of Dorchester with first-degree murder and unlawful possession of a firearm. Carrasquillo was apprehended that night on an unrelated federal probation warrant and taken into custody on the murder charge yesterday by Boston Police at the John Joseph Moakley Federal Courthouse. more »

Dec 22, 2016

BOSTON, Dec. 22, 2016—A Leominster man was held on $1 million cash bail today following his arraignment for allegedly stabbing and nearly killing a 50-year-old man in the victim’s North End apartment, Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel F. Conley said.

ANTHONY SPINELLI (D.O.B. 12/26/71) was arraigned in the Boston Municipal Court on charges of armed assault with intent to murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, and assault and battery for the Tuesday afternoon incident on Fulton Street. more »