Shrewsbury Man Faces Manslaughter Charges in 2019 Assault

by | Jun 3, 2020 | Crime, Headlines, News

WORCESTER – The office of Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early said Tony Sacco, 39, Shrewsury, has been indicted for involuntary manslaughter.

Sacco admits that he pulled John Riordan, 58, Worcester out of his bed at his Worcester home and struck him several times in May 2019.

When Sacco returned to the home the next morning Mr. Riordan was unresponsive and called for police for help.

In May 2019 Sacco was charged with aggravated assault and battery with a dangerous weapon causing serious bodily injury and assault as well as battery with a dangerous weapon.

Sacco was held on $50,000 bail after his indictment on the previous charges.


Follow us on The016.com, the social network for Worcester and you!

Tom is the VP of Business Operations for TWIW as well as a journalist. He was a history student at Worcester State University and has many years experience technical recruiting, marketing and a long time entrepreneur.