Police ID Suspect in Cape Cod Stabbing

Posted on July 27th, 2011 No Comments

A warrant has been issued for the arrest of a homeless man in connection with a stabbing in Cape Cod.

According to officials with the Yarmouth Police Department, officers responded to a call at the Morris O’Conner & Blute Funeral Home on Long Pond Drive shortly after 3:00 p.m. Monday after two people were stabbed in the parking lot. The stabbing took place during a wake for James Edward DeLancey, 24, police said.

Yarmouth police have issued a warrant for the arrest of Richard Andrew Serriello in connection with the stabbing.

Police say Serriello has 29 prior criminal charges in Massachusetts, including several offenses of violent crimes involving weapons and drugs. Authorities say Serriello should be considered to be armed and potentially dangerous.

Police said anyone with information about Serriello should immediately call 911.

If you have been charged with a violent crime in Cape Cod, please contact the Cape Cod Criminal Defense Attorney James Powderly by calling 508-343-0676.

Charity President Arrested for Shoplifting

Posted on July 21st, 2011 No Comments

The former head of a Cape Cod charity was arrested for shoplifting Wednesday.

According to officials with the Plymouth Police Department, Gina Clark was arrested for shoplifting at a department store Wednesday afternoon. Clark is the former president of Cape Cod charity Touched By Angels.

According to the Plymouth Police Department arrest report, Clark is accused of stealing clothes from a Kohl’s department store. Clark’s attorney, however, calls the situation a “big misunderstanding.” He claims it began when Clark forgot about some clothing she put underneath her shopping cart.

Clark was indicted by a grand jury earlier this year on charges that she kept money her charity raised for families in need.

If you have been charged with shoplifting near Cape Cod, please contact Cape Cod Shoplifting Defense Attorney James Powderly by calling 508-343-0676.

2 Arrested in Wareham Drug Raid

Posted on July 14th, 2011 No Comments

Two Wareham residents were arrested on drug charges this week.

According to officials with the Wareham Police Department, Detectives were joined by members of the DEA Cape Cod Task Force early Wednesday morning in a raid at 164 Hathaway St., where they arrested 29 year-old Nathan Landry and 44 year-old Kimberly Ranieri. Police say they found 98.5 grams of suspected cocaine, several small plastic bags of suspected marijuana, a digital scale, and a video surveillance system.

Landry was charged with cocaine trafficking, possession of cocaine, distribution of marijuana, and passion of ammunition without an FID card. He is being held on $30,000 cash bail.

Ranieri was charged with possession of cocaine and possession of codeine. She was released on personal recognizance.

Wareham Police Chief Richard Stanley issued a statement praising the officers involved in the raid. “Illegal drug dealing in Wareham will not be tolerated,” Stanley said. “Those who choose to continue this lifestyle will be caught and prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.”

If you have been charged with a drug trafficking in Cape Cod, please contact the Cape Cod Intent to Sell Lawyer, James Powderly, by calling 508-343-0676.

Boston Man Charged in Cape Cod OUI Crash

Posted on July 6th, 2011 No Comments

A Boston man was arrested for drunk driving in Cape Cod Sunday.

According to officials with the Cape Cod Police Department, 67 year-old Petere Black was arrested after a two-vehicle accident that occurred shortly after 3:00 p.m. on Route 6 near the Truro transfer station. Police say the driver of the other vehicle was transported by ground ambulance to Cape Cod Hospital with injuries that were not described as life-threatening.

According to the accident report, Black was charged with operating while under the influence of alcohol, operating to endanger, and failure to stay within marked lanes. He was later released on personal recognizance and is scheduled to be arraigned in Orleans District Court Wednesday.

Traffic was slowed and diverted from the accident in its aftermath, police said. Both vehicles were towed from the scene.

If you have been charged with operating under the influence in Cape Cod, please contact the Cape Cod OUI defense attorney James Powderly by calling 508-343-0676.

Interview with a Former DUI Client