Local Drug Task Force Presented With Donation From District Attorney


Pictured (left to right): Charlton Police Chief Graham Maxfield, Webster Police Lieutenant Toby Wheeler, Webster Police Chief Timothy Bent, Worcester County D.A. Joseph Early Jr., Dudley Police Chief Steve Wojnar, Oxford Police Chief Anthony Saad, Oxford Police Lieutenant William Marcelonis, Southbridge Police Chief Shane Woodson. Photo courtesy of South Worcester County Drug & Counter Crime Task Force

On Friday, November 2nd, Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. visited with police chiefs and command staff officers of the South Worcester County Drug and Counter Crime Task Force.

District Attorney Early presented the group with a check for $6,000 to assist the organization with their drug and counter crime enforcement efforts in the Southern Worcester County area, including police departments in Webster, Oxford, Dudley, Charlton, and Southbrige.

In a press release, Dudley Police Chief Steve Wojnar said, “These agencies share the common goal to remove illegal drugs and their associated activities from the communities and provide a safer environment for all the residents.”

The check was presented to the task force at the Webster Police Department this morning.