Holland Crime

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  • Holland man allegedly kills estranged wife and tells...

    Tuesday Jul 3 | via Boston.com 

    A 75-year-old Holland man brutally murdered his estranged wife Friday and then blamed dogs for the attack, according to State Police reports filed in the gruesome case. Jonathan Kastberg was arraigned Monday in Palmer District Court on charges of murder and violating an abuse prevention order stemming from the slaying of Janet Kastberg, 60, who had taken out the order on her estranged husband, records show.


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  • Holland man arrested, charged after murder of wife

    Sunday Jul 1 | via Boston.com 

    A man was arrested and charged with murdering his wife in their home in the Western Massachusetts town of Holland, officials said. . Jonathan Kastberg, 75, was "immediately detained" by police Friday evening at the home where Janet Kastberg, 60, was found dead, according to a statement from the Hampden district attorney's office.


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  • Holland man charged in death of his wife

    Saturday Jun 30 | via Worcester Telegram & Gazette 

    In addition to a murder charge, Jonathan Kastberg is charged with violation of an abuse prevention order, according to the Hampden District Attorney's Office. At 5:43 p.m. Friday, Holland Police Department went to 254 Brimfield Road after a caller told police she believed someone had just been killed at the house, Hampden County District Attorney Anthony Gulluni said in a news release.


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