Publisher: Arcadia Publishing (February 29, 2016)
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The bucolic snapshot of relevant Massachusetts belies a gloomy and occasionally lethal earlier. Grisly crimes and grim misdeeds achieve again to colonial payment in Worcester County, from an escaped slave hanged for rape in 1768 on the Worcester penal complex to the Sutton choir singer convicted of drowning his spouse in 1935. Henry Hammonds 1899 suicide and the others that shook Spencer citizens to their cores. a few crimes nonetheless grip the imaginations of citizens, whereas others have pale from collective reminiscence. writer Rachel Faugno investigates this sinister background.