Yarmouth Police PAC unit arrests subject wanted for attempted murder

Michael S. O’Connor

YARMOUTH – Yarmouth Police report that on Monday, members of the Yarmouth Police Department Proactive Anti-Crime Unit (PACU) captured a man wanted for Attempted Murder and other violent crimes in Falmouth.

The arrest came at approximately 1:45 PM as the PAC Officers surrounded a home at 174 Setucket Road looking for Michael S. O’ Connor, 34, of Yarmouth Port.

O’Connor reportedly initially attempted to escape by going out a back but went back inside when he saw a Police Officer.

Officers made a forced entry in the home and found the O’Connor hiding in the basement.

O’Connor was placed under arrest on charges of attempted murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, aggravated assault and battery, and conspiracy to violate the controlled substance act. He was transported to Yarmouth Police Department Headquarters and subsequently transported to the Barnstable District Court.

737 West Main Street
Hyannis, MA 02601
Contact Us | Advertise Terms of Use 
Employment and EEO | Privacy