Remy Indicted for Murder
For Immediate Release September 24, 2013
Contact: Stephanie Chelf Guyotte/MaryBeth Long
WOBURN – A Middlesex Grand Jury has indicted Jared Remy, 35, of Waltham, for the death of Jennifer Martel, 27, of Waltham, Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan announced today.
Remy has been charged with murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, assault with a dangerous weapon, assault and battery, and violating a restraining order. He will be arraigned October 8, 2013 at 11 a.m. in Middlesex Superior Court in Woburn.
On August 13, Remy is alleged to have committed assault and battery upon Martel, his girlfriend, by pushing her. Following his arrest that evening, Martel obtained an emergency temporary restraining order.
On August 15, Waltham Police responded to Stearns Hill Road for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, police discovered Martel evidencing multiple stab wounds. The defendant is accused of stabbing Martel, who was later pronounced dead. He was arrested on scene. Remy was arraigned August 16, 2013 in Waltham District Court and was held without bail.
These charges are allegations and the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty.
The case is being investigated by the Waltham Police and Massachusetts State Police assigned to the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office. The prosecutors assigned to the case are Assistant District Attorneys Lisa McGovern and Michael Kaneb. The Victim Witness Advocate is Danielle DeMeo.
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