For Immediate Release: 5/5/2021 2:18 pm
On May 5th 2021 at about 8:25 AM, Worcester Police officers were dispatched to the area of a local hospital’s parking lot for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, officers located a sixty-five-year-old male stabbing victim in the emergency room and began the preliminary investigation.
Officers determined that two men had been picked up by a livery vehicle, and one of the males was stabbed in the backseat of the vehicle. The victim was pronounced deceased at the hospital. After an investigation, officers developed probable cause for the arrest of Ramon Castro, fifty-three-years-old of Main St. Mr. Castro was placed under arrest on Main St and is charged with Aggravated Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon (Knife, Serious Bodily Injured).
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.