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Hampden District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni Elected President of Massachusetts District Attorney’s Association

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Hampden Distrcit Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni November 21, 2019 – In a unanimous vote by the Commonwealth’s district attorneys, Hampden District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni has been elected as the President of the Massachusetts District Attorneys’ Association (MDAA).  MDAA is an independent state agency whose mission is to support the eleven elected Massachusetts District Attorneys and […]

Brian Fanion Arraigned on First Degree Murder in Connection With Wife’s Death

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Brian Fanion November 7, 2019 -Springfield- On Tuesday, May 8, 2018, first responders from the City of Westfield advised Massachusetts State Police detectives assigned to the Hampden District Attorney’s Office  that there was a reported suicide at the home of Amy, 51, and Brian Fanion, 55, 9 North Road in Westfield.  Upon arrival, detectives received initial […]

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Victim of Springfield Homicide Identified

Victim of Springfield Homicide Identified

October 21, 2019 -Springfield- On Thursday, October 17, 2019 at approximately 2:20 p.m. members of the Springfield Police Department responded to the intersection of Main and Huntington Streets for a Shotspotter activation. Upon arrival officers were told a gunshot victim had been privately transported to Baystate Medical Center.   The victim, identified as Mr. Israel […]

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Gary Schara Pleads Guilty to First Degree Murder in the Homicide of Lisa Ziegert

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Gary Schara September 25, 2019 -Springfield – Hampden District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni announced today the First Degree Murder guilty plea by Gary Schara, 50, of West Springfield, for the murder of Ms. Lisa Ziegert. Schara was indicted by a Hampden Superior Court Grand Jury on December 8, 2017 on charges of First Degree Murder, […]

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Large Scale Drug Trafficking Organization Dismantled After Investigation

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Johnathan AcevedoJean Carlos Rios-RiveraJonathan Rivera September 23, 2019 -Springfield- Hampden District Attorney Anthony D. Gulluni’s Office partnered with the Massachusetts State Police Commonwealth Interstate Narcotics Reduction Enforcement Team has dismantled a large scale drug trafficking organization after lengthy investigation into the distribution of heroin and cocaine throughout Western Massachusetts, Connecticut and Vermont. Hampden District Attorney […]

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4 men indicted in fatal shooting of Charles White in Chicopee

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4 men indicted in fatal shooting of Charles White in ChicopeeSPRINGFIELD – Four men will be arraigned on murder charges in Hampden Superior Court early next month in connection with the fatal shooting of Charles White in Chicopee on June 9. Namel Clark, 25, Daniel Caldwell, 27, Gilfrey Gregory, 27, and Kaevon Brimfield, 26, were […]

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Terrance Montgomery Sentenced to Life in Prison

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September 17, 2019 -Springfield- Terrance Montgomery was sentenced to life in prison today, after a Hampden County Superior Court Jury found him guilty of second degree murder on Monday   Terrance Montgomery The murder charge stemmed from an incident on Saturday, May 5, 2018. Officers from the Springfield Police Department responded to shots fired call at […]

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