SANDWICH - 50-year old Christopher Parker pleaded guilty to motor vehicle homicide charges in Barnstable District Court Wednesday. He was charged with causing the crash that killed 63-year old Diane Carhart of Forestdale on Route 130 last March 5th (click to read original story). Prosecutors said Parker was adjusting his radio when his Honda slammed into the back of Carhart's Geo Tracker. The impact sent the Tracker crashing into an NStar pickup truck. Parker was sentenced to 2 1/2 years in jail. 6 months of that sentence will be suspended and he will be on two years probation. Parker must also serve 10 days for operating with a suspended license.
CVS employees sickened in Orleans
ORLEANS - Three CVS employees were over come by fumes in the store on Route 6A Wednesday. Officials believe roofers were working with tar when the fumes were sucked in by the building's ventilation system. One employee was taken to CCH another treated at the scene. As a precaution the store was closed for the day.
Woman found dead in Yarmouth motel
YARMOUTH - A woman was found unresponsive and pronounced dead at the Yankee Village Motel around 9:30 AM Tuesday morning. The woman is identified as 31-year old Daniella Falzone of Hyannis. Yarmouth Police along with State Police detectives are investigating the death. Anyone with information is asked to contact Yarmouth Det. Eric H. Nuss at (508) 775-0445 X132.
Yarmouth Police to host care packages for marines
YARMOUTH - On Sunday, July 29, 2007 from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM-Yarmouth Police Headquarters will serve as the drop off point for donations in support of our local United States Marines fighting in Operation Iraqi Freedom.
Nicole Warren of Yarmouthport is spearheading this special community support fundraiser. Nicole is a 2006 graduate of Dennis-Yarmouth Regional High School and the former classmate of many Dennis and Yarmouth residents who are serving in the United States Marine Corps.
All citizens are urged to show their support for our local young men and women by donating any of the following items at Yarmouth Police Headquarters:
Partial list of Dennis-Yarmouth United States Marines
Nicholas G. Xiarhos