Monday, January 7, 2013
A Shrewsbury man who was charged for beating his mother into unconsciousness was arraigned on Friday.
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Monday, January 7
A Shrewsbury man charged with "visciously" beating his 83-year-old mother was held on $100,000 at his arraignment on Friday in Worcester Superior Court, reported the Worcester Telegram and Gazette. Sean C. Connolly, 44, of 30 Cross St., Shrewsbury was charged with assault and battery on a person over 60 with injury and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (knife) in November. Connelly pleaded not guilty, according to the Telegram, on the charges of armed assault with intent to murder a victim 60 or older, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, and aggravated assault with a dangerous weapon. Connelly's mother, Paula Connolly, was allegedly beaten into unconsciousness and cut with a knife after an argument that stemmed from …
Tuesday, July 3, 2012
Police arrested two men after a woman jumps from a car near Route 9.
On July 3rd, 2012 (Tuesday) at 0053 hours the Shrewsbury Police responded to the area of Route 9 and Harrington Avenue for a report of a woman who had jumped out of a car. When police arrived, the woman said she had met two men in Worcester and had agreed to have sex with them for a fee. The victim further described they then proceeded to a house at Main Circle in Shrewsbury. While in Shrewsbury, the woman said an altercation had allegedly occurred and the victim was choked and threatened by the two men and was not allowed to leave. The men then took the woman in their car where she claims she jumped from the car and asked for help at the CVS located on Route 9 & Harrington Avenue. The police investigation led them to the address at 9 Main…
Saturday, January 28, 2012
The following information was supplied by the Shrewsbury Police Department. Where arrests or charges are mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
Wednesday, Jan. 25: 7:31 a.m.: A medical call was reported on Brookway Drive for a woman with a possible stroke. She was taken to UMass. 8:20 a.m.: A suspicious car was parked on Turning Leaf Circle. 8:27 a.m.: A medical call was reported on North Quinsigamond Avenue for a woman who fainted and fell. She was taken to UMass. 10:34 a.m.: Police reported a limb snapped on LeBlanc Road and was hanging in the road. The highway department was notified. 10:42 a.m.: A suspicious van has been parked on Boston Turnpike for about a month. 11:29 a.m.: A caller reported an erratic driver on Boylston Street heading north. Boylston police were notified. 1:59 p.m.: A suspicious man attempted to sell a laptop computer at a business on Main Street. Police …