District Attorney Marian Ryan Announces Grand Jury Indictments

WOBURN – These indictments were handed down between May 2 and June 27, 2019. Defendants are listed by towns where alleged offenses occurred. Defendants without a hometown listed do not have a last known address. These charges are allegations and the defendants are presumed innocent until proven guilty.

Arlington

Angel Rodriguez, 24, of Lynn, was charged with trafficking fentanyl, distribution of a Class A substance, and distribution of a Class B substance. The Assistant District Attorney is Andrew Ineson.

Ayer

John Thompson, 29, of Ayer, was charged with home invasion and masked armed robbery. The Assistant District Attorney is Whitney Williams.

Belmont

Eric Ray, 49, of Belmont, was charged with rape. The Assistant District Attorney is Ceara Mahoney.

Billerica

Jack Albertian, 64, of Georgetown, was charged with rape of a child (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Marisa Tagliareni.

Edward Flynn, 56, was charged with breaking and entering in the daytime to commit a felony and larceny in a building. The Assistant District Attorney is Daniel Harren.

Boxborough

Michael Riley, 41, of Acton, was charged with larceny over $1,200 and fraudulent use of a credit card over $1,200. The Assistant District Attorney is Raquel Frisardi.

Cambridge

Dante Conner, 21, of Boston, was charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony (2 counts), possession of a large capacity firearm, possession of a large capacity feeding device, possession of a firearm without a license (2 counts), possession of ammunition (3 counts), possession with intent to distribute a Class B substance (2 counts), possession with intent to distribute a Class D substance, and solicitation of tampering with evidence in an official proceeding. The Assistant District Attorney is Maren Schrader.

Cassandra Cordeiro, 17, of Cambridge, was charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, masked armed robbery, and being a youthful offender (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Terence Kiernan.

Patrick Cowart, 22, was charged with aggravated rape of a child (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Courtney Linnehan.

Carolina Elawad, 16, of Cambridge, was charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, masked armed robbery, and being a youthful offender (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Terence Kiernan.

Matthew Haley, 27, of Middleton, was charged with possession of a large capacity firearm, possession of a large capacity magazine, possession of a firearm without a license (2 counts), possession of ammunition (2 counts), and being an armed career criminal (4 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Maren Schrader.

Katherine Hawes, 53, of Cambridge, was charged with larceny from a person over the age of 65, larceny from a person, and receiving a stolen credit card. The Assistant District Attorney is Terence Kiernan.

Franchesca Polanco-Rivera, 17, Cambridge, was charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, masked armed robbery, and being a youthful offender (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Terence Kiernan.

John Kargul, 57, of Brockton, was charged with larceny over $250 by a single scheme (3 counts), credit card fraud over $250 (17 counts), identity fraud by obtaining personal information of another without authorization (12 counts), identity fraud by posing as another (19 counts), money laundering, and being a common and notorious thief. The Assistant District Attorney is Doug Cannon. 

William Pires, 19, of Somerville, was charged with armed assault with intent to murder, attempted assault and battery with a dangerous weapon by discharging a firearm, possession of a firearm without a license, carrying a loaded firearm, discharging a firearm within 500 feet of a dwelling, and assault with a dangerous weapon. The Assistant District Attorney is Terence Kiernan.

Standly Miranda, 27, of Cambridge, was charged with possession of a firearm during the commission of a felony (2 counts), possession of a large capacity firearm, possession of a large capacity feeding device, possession of a firearm without a license (2 counts), possession of ammunition (3 counts), possession with intent to distribute a Class B substance (2 counts), possession with intent to distribute a Class D substance, and solicitation of tampering with evidence in an official proceeding. The Assistant District Attorney is Maren Schrader.

Sidney Pierre, 32, was charged with trafficking over 18 grams of cocaine, possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, subsequent offense, conspiracy to violate the drug laws, and trafficking fentanyl.  The Assistant District Attorney is Robert Royce.

Franchesca Polanco-Rivera, 16, of Cambridge, was charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, masked armed robbery, and being a youthful offender (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Terence Kiernan.

Makalla Pollard, 23, of Boston, was charged with trafficking over 18 grams of cocaine, possession with intent to distribute methamphetamine, conspiracy to violate the drug laws, and trafficking fentanyl. The Assistant District Attorney is Robert Royce.

Lesley Rice, 62, of Manchester-by-the-Sea, was charged with larceny over $1,200 by a single scheme (4 counts) and false entry into corporate books (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is William R. Freeman. 

Steca Thelemaque, 28, of Medford, was charged with possession of a firearm without a license, possession of ammunition, possession of a loaded firearm, possession of a Class B substance, and being an armed career criminal (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Maren Schrader.

Chelmsford

Daniel Maina, 41, of Tyngsborough, was charged with assault and battery on a person with an intellectual disability and caretaker neglect. The Assistant District Attorney is Heidi Gosule.

Isaiah Musoke, 63, of Leominster, was charged with assault and battery on a person with an intellectual disability and caretaker neglect. The Assistant District Attorney is Heidi Gosule.

Jennifer Nganga, 60, of Lowell, was charged with assault and battery on a person with an intellectual disability and caretaker neglect. The Assistant District Attorney is Heidi Gosule.

Concord

Rocco Pelopida, 42, of East Greenwich, Rhode Island, was charged with aggravated rape of a child (3 counts) and child enticement. The Assistant District Attorney is Rachel Perlman.

Framingham

Walter Estrada, 33, of Worcester, was charged with trafficking over 100 grams of cocaine. The Assistant District Attorney is Graham Van Epps.

Antonis Mallios, 44, of Milford, was charged with felony larceny (10 counts) making false entries into corporate books (2 counts), and being a common and notorious thief. The Assistant District Attorney is Doug Cannon.

Emmanuel Osamwonyi, 32, of Framingham, was charged with distribution of cocaine, subsequent offense and as a habitual criminal, possession with intent to distribute cocaine, subsequent offense and as a habitual criminal, and possession with intent to distribute a Class D substance, subsequent offense. The Assistant District Attorney is Robert Meltzer.

Hudson

David Cruz-Gonzales, 33, of Marlborough, was charged with home invasion, kidnapping, stealing by confining or putting a person in fear, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (2 counts), assault with a dangerous weapon, larceny over $1,200, and possession of burglarious tools. The Assistant District Attorney is Raquel Frisardi.

Gary Pimentel, 23, of Worcester, was charged with home invasion, kidnapping, stealing by confining or putting a person in fear, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (2 counts), assault with a dangerous weapon, larceny over $1,200, and possession of burglarious tools. The Assistant District Attorney is Raquel Frisardi.

Carlos Velez, 35, of Marlborough, was charged with home invasion, kidnapping, stealing by confining or putting a person in fear, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (2 counts), assault with a dangerous weapon, larceny over $1,200, and possession of burglarious tools. The Assistant District Attorney is Raquel Frisardi.

Lowell

David Aguilar, 58, of Lowell, was charged with armed robbery, assault with a dangerous weapon, and being a habitual criminal. The Assistant District Attorney is Daniel Harren.

Matthew Basile, 48, of Stoneham, was charged with trafficking fentanyl, distribution of a Class A substance, subsequent offense, and possession with intent to distribute a Class A substance, subsequent offense. The Assistant District Attorney is Whitney Williams.

Jonathan Bennett, 21, was charged with kidnapping, strangulation, assault and battery, breaking and entering in the nighttime to commit a misdemeanor, and threatening to commit a crime. The Assistant District Attorney is Daniel Harren.

Jayson Colon, 23, of Lowell, was charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon causing serious bodily injury, assault on a household or family member (2 counts), and strangulation. The Assistant District Attorney is Megan McGovern.

Korey David, 19, of Lowell, was charged with forcible rape of a child (2 counts), rape of a child (3 counts), indecent assault and battery on a child under the age of 14 (5 counts), and indecent assault and battery on a person over the age of 14 (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Rachel Perlman.

Kevin Davidson, 34, was charged with distribution of fentanyl (2 counts), subsequent offense, negligent operation of a motor vehicle, and failure to stop for police. The Assistant District Attorney is Whitney Williams.

Jonathan Gacek, 28, of Billerica, was charged with trafficking fentanyl. The Assistant District Attorney is Ashlee Mastrangelo.

Kevin Garneau, 49, of Pelham, New Hampshire, was charged with rape (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Thomas Brant.

Gina Gentile, 32, was charged with home invasion. The Assistant District Attorney is Clarence Brown.

Oliver Godfrey, 20, of Lowell, was charged with larceny from a person (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Whitney Williams.

Marcello Lomagno, 32, of Tewksbury, was charged with aggravated rape, kidnapping, assault with a dangerous weapon, indecent assault and battery, and witness intimidation. The Assistant District Attorney is Megan McGovern.

Esmeraldo Mena, 25, of Lowell, was charged with trafficking fentanyl and possession with intent to distribute fentanyl. The Assistant District Attorney is Whitney Williams.

Jose Mercado, 25, of Lowell, was charged with stalking, witness intimidation (13 counts), assault and battery on a household or family member (5 counts), malicious destruction of property over $1,200, malicious destruction of property under $1,200, malicious destruction of a motor vehicle, assault and battery, violating a restraining order (2 counts), and solicitation, counsel, advise, or enticement of a crime (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Megan McGovern.

Chanda Moon, 36, of Lowell, was charged with burglary (2 counts) and larceny from a building (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Whitney Williams.

Zachary Noonan, 27, of Lowell, was charged with assault and battery on a household or family member, assault and battery, witness intimidation (4 counts), resisting arrest, kidnapping, and violating a restraining order. The Assistant District Attorney is Megan McGovern.

Ezekiel Ramos, 25, of Lowell, was charged with tampering with evidence and solicitation of a felony. The Assistant District Attorney is Suzanne Wiseman.

Carlos Rodriguez, 30, of Lowell, was charged with trafficking a Class A substance, trafficking a Class B substance, possession of a firearm without a license, possession of ammunition, possession of a firearm in the commission of a felony, and being an armed career criminal. The Assistant District Attorney is Megan McGovern.

Luis Rosario, 28, of Lowell, was charged with trafficking fentanyl. The Assistant District Attorney is Whitney Williams.

Zachary Teneriello, 20, of Malden, was charged with witness intimidation.  The Assistant District Attorney is Megan McGovern.

Randy Velez, 28, was charged with stalking in violation of a restraining order, assault and battery in violation of a restraining order, witness intimidation (2 counts), malicious destruction of property, and violating a restraining order (4 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Megan McGovern.

Rafael Vera, 38, of Lowell, was charged with trafficking fentanyl, use of a firearm in the commission of a felony, possession with intent to distribute a Class B substance, possession with intent to distribute a Class C substance, possession with intent to distribute a Class E substance, possession of a firearm without a license, possession of ammunition, and assault and battery on a household or family member. The Assistant District Attorney is Whitney Williams.

Akwasi Yeboah, 24, of Lowell, was charged with home invasion, tampering with evidence, and malicious destruction to a motor vehicle. The Assistant District Attorney is Whitney Williams.

Malden

Zaina Abdalla, 18, of Malden, was charged with being an accessory after the fact. The Assistant District Attorney is Lee Hettinger.

Laurent Beaubrun, 19, of Everett, was charged with possession of a loaded firearm without a license, possession of ammunition, possession of a large capacity feeding device, possession of a firearm with a defaced serial number, possession with intent to distribute a Class C substance, possession with intent to distribute a Class D substance, possession with intent to distribute a Class E substance, and conspiracy to violate the drug laws. The Assistant District Attorney is Michael Klunder.

Renan DaSilva, 33, of Saugus, was charged with felony motor vehicle homicide and operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol causing serious bodily injury. The Assistant District Attorney is Lee Hettinger.

Josue Espada, 20, of Malden, was charged with being an accessory after the fact and conspiracy to violate the Controlled Substance Act. The Assistant District Attorney is Lee Hettinger.

Olivia Filipowich, 18, of Malden, was charged with being an accessory after the fact. The Assistant District Attorney is Lee Hettinger.

Marcus Jones, 27, of Randolph, was charged with possession of a firearm without a license (2 counts), subsequent offense, and larceny of a firearm. The Assistant District Attorney is Lee Hettinger.

Yahia Mastouri, 18, of Malden, was charged with murder, carrying a firearm without a license, carrying a loaded firearm, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, and conspiracy to violate the Controlled Substance Act. The Assistant District Attorney is Lee Hettinger.

Donnidjy Michel, 20, of Cambridge, was charged with possession of a loaded firearm without a license, possession of ammunition, possession of a large capacity feeding device, possession of a firearm with a defaced serial number, possession with intent to distribute a Class C substance, possession with intent to distribute a Class D substance, possession with intent to distribute a Class E substance, and conspiracy to violate the drug laws. The Assistant District Attorney is Michael Klunder.

Eric Pittsley, 41, of Malden, was charged with armed robbery, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon causing serious bodily injury, assault with a dangerous weapon, assault and battery on a household or family member, threatening to commit a crime, and malicious destruction of a motor vehicle. The Assistant District Attorney is Gabrielle Lomanno.

Marlborough

Wilson Guitierrez, 26, of Framingham, was charged with rape, witness intimidation, assault and battery on a household or family member, and assault with a dangerous weapon (3 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Courtney Linnehan.

Stephen Young, 48, of Marlborough, was charged with failure to register as a sex offender, subsequent offense. The Assistant District Attorney is Robert Meltzer.

Medford

Michael Pontonio, 50, of Medford, was charged with trafficking fentanyl and possession with intent to distribute a Class A substance, subsequent offense. The Assistant District Attorney is Robert Meltzer.

Natick

David Missle, 50, of Southborough, was charged with larceny over $250. The Assistant District Attorney is Doug Cannon.

Randy Paris, 43, of Mansfield, was charged with indecent assault and battery on a child under the age of 14, posing a child in a state of sexual conduct, and possession of child pornography. The Assistant District Attorney is Rachel Perlman.

Newton

Primo Leung, 36, of Concord, New Hampshire, was charged with aggravated rape of a child (2 counts), indecent assault and battery on a child under the age of 14 by a mandated reporter (2 counts), and indecent assault and battery on a person over the age of 14 (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Radu Brestyan.

Jenness Peterson, 23, of Hooket, New Hampshire, was charged with rape (2 counts), assault and battery on a household or family member, strangulation, and trespassing. The Assistant District Attorney is Maren Schrader.

Reading

Dennis Mercer, 48, of Reading, was charged with aggravated rape of a child (2 counts) and forcible rape of a child (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Courtney Linnehan.

Somerville

Neil Alves, 26, of Somerville, was charged with rape and indecent assault and battery on a person over the age of 14. The Assistant District Attorney is Ceara Mahoney.

Edward Clark, 55, of Norwood, was charged with leaving the scene of leaving the scene of an accident causing death, leaving the scene of a personal injury, and motor vehicle homicide. The Assistant District Attorney is Terence Kiernan.

Rahkeen Gray, 45, was charged with unarmed robbery and armed assault with intent to rob (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Maren Schrader.

Sean Romano, 34, of Somerville, was charged with possession of a firearm without a license, possession of ammunition, and possession of a large capacity feeding device. The Assistant District Attorney is Gabrielle Lomanno.

Tewksbury

Wesley Fanfan, 23, of Medford, was charged with trafficking fentanyl and conspiracy to violate the drug laws. The Assistant District Attorney is Andrew Ineson.

John Doe AKA Luis Hernandez, 36, of Lawrence, was charged with armed assault with intent to murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon causing serious bodily injury, kidnapping, witness intimidation, assault and battery on a household or family member (2 counts), subsequent offense, and furnishing a false name to police. The Assistant District Attorney is Emily Jackson.

Samil Munoz, 27, of Lawrence, was charged with trafficking over 18 grams of cocaine. The Assistant District Attorney is Ashlee Mastrangelo.

Kerby Ulysse, 22, of Cambridge, was charged with trafficking fentanyl and conspiracy to violate the drug laws. The Assistant District Attorney is Andrew Ineson.

Townsend

John Zagwyn, 61, of Shirley, was charged with rape. The Assistant District Attorney is Emily Jackson.

Tyngsborough

Martin Rojas, 36, of Lawrence, was charged with possession with intent to distribute a Class B substance (2 counts), subsequent offense, and possession with intent to distribute a Class E substance. The Assistant District Attorney is Ashlee Mastrangelo.

Waltham

Stephan Cutone, 50, of Arlington, was charged with breaking and entering in the nighttime to commit a felony (2 counts), breaking and entering in the daytime to commit a felony, larceny from a building (2 counts), possession of a Class B substance, possession of burglarious tools, credit card fraud over $1,200, credit card under $1,200, and malicious destruction of property under $1,200. The Assistant District Attorney is Robert Royce.

Samuel Monroy, 32, of Waltham, was charged with assault with intent to rape a child and indecent assault and battery on a child under the age of 14 (3 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Radu Brestyan.

Sigfredo Pena, 38, of Boston, was charged with trafficking fentanyl and possession with intent to distribute cocaine, subsequent offense. The Assistant District Attorney is Robert Royce.

Joseph Pierce, 37, of Brockton, was charged with unarmed robbery and assault and battery. The Assistant District Attorney is Robert Royce.

Watertown

Carlos Guardado, 25, of Watertown, was charged with possession of a firearm without a license, possession of a loaded firearm, possession of ammunition, and possession of a large capacity feeding device (2 counts). The Assistant District Attorney is Robert Royce.

Philip Horner, 37, was charged with armed assault with intent to murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon causing serious bodily injury, and resisting arrest. The Assistant District Attorney is Joe Gentile.

Weston

Susan Clark, 62, of Natick, was charged with attempted murder and caretaker abuse and neglect. The Assistant District Attorney is Heidi Gosule.

Woburn

Michael Nelson, 51, of Woburn, was charged with trafficking of a person for sexual servitude, deriving support from prostitution, and being a habitual criminal. The Assistant District Attorney is Julie Kunkel.