Carriere Conviction Upheld By State’s Highest Court

gavelBOSTON – The state’s highest court has affirmed the first degree murder conviction of a Buzzards Bay man.

The Supreme Judicial Court denied the appeal of 80 year old Edmond Carriere, who was found guilty in 2012 of a murder-for-hire plot in the 1980 death of his wife Frances.

Carriere was seeking an acquittal or a new trial.