TALES FROM THE WEE HOURS: An interesting call…
As you will hear, there were some tense moments this past weekend after an intoxicated male showed up at the back door of an off-duty Yarmouth cop shortly before 3AM. The young man was briefly detained before being transported back to a residence just several short blocks away. According to police sources on scene, it was a case of intoxication and picking the wrong house. But there were some very tense moments nonetheless…
(No further information available at the time of this report. Full names and addresses have been removed from the audio…)
*** This happened this past weekend, 12/13 to 12/15/2019 in the Town of Yarmouth ***
UPDATE From the Yarmouth Police Department:
Intoxicated man detained after trying to enter wrong house
On Sunday December 15th at 2:51 am, the Yarmouth Police Department received a call reporting an unknown male attempting to make entry into a home. The reporting party, an off-duty Yarmouth Police Officer, reported to dispatch that she had an unknown male at gunpoint at the rear of her home. The off-duty officer was alerted to the individual trying to gain entry by the family dog. The off-duty officer was able to secure the individual and held him until officers arrived. An investigation into the incident revealed that the individual, a 23 year old male, lived on a nearby street. Investigating officers determined that the individual was heavily intoxicated and disoriented. Officers at the scene were able to make contact with the individual’s family and he was escorted home and turned over to the care of his father. No charges will be filed as a result of the incident.
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