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Update on King Street Fatal Shooting-Arrests Made

For Immediate Release: 8/5/2020 7:01 pm

Today, the Worcester Police have arrested two people in connection to a King St shooting that left a Boston man dead on August 3, 2020. Arrested were Amber Gravel, a 27 year old woman from Worcester, and Jacob Grice, a 35 year old man from Worcester. Gravel was charged with being an accessory after the fact to murder. Grice was charged with :

· Assault and battery by firearm

· Assault and Battery by means of a dangerous weapon, serious bodily injury resulting

· Unlawfully carrying a firearm

· Unlawfully carry a firearm, loaded

· Possession of ammo w/o an FID

· Trafficking in Class B substance

Arraignments are expected tomorrow in Worcester District Court

Original press release:

Worcester Police Detectives Investigate Fatal Gunshots on King St

On August 3rd, 2020 at about 5:39 AM, Worcester Police officers were dispatched to the area of 38 King St for a report of gunshots. Upon arrival, officers located a thirty-one-year-old male suffering from gunshot injuries. The male was treated on scene and transported to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The decedent was from Boston and was not previously known to the Worcester Police Department.

This investigation is ongoing. If you have information about this incident, please send an anonymous text to 274637 TIPWPD + your message or send an anonymous web based message at worcesterma.gov/police. Calls can also be made to the Worcester Police Detective Bureau at (508) 799-8651.

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