Dennis home invasion; Centerville crash; Domestic violence suspect surrenders; MMA cadet saves boater

Dennis Police investigate reported home invasion
- Dennis Police are reportedly searching for two subjects in connection with an apparent home invasion. Police were called to an Airline Road residence Friday evening. We're checking with Dennis Police and will bring you further details as we get them.

Two-vehicle crash in Centerville

Two vehicles collided on Phinneys Lane at Huckins Neck Road in Centerville Friday evening.
CENTERVILLE - This two-car MVA occurred at 6:45 p.m. Friday evening at Huckins Neck Road and Phinneys Lane in Centerville. One person was evaluated at the scene by Centerville rescue. Traffic was jammed for 45 minutes until the wrecks were towed. Barnstable Police are investigating. (Photos by Frank Paparo).

Domestic violence suspect surrenders after Chatham incident
- A man wanted for a disturbing case of domestic violence in Chatham surrendered at Orleans District Court Friday.  Police responded to a North Chatham residence late Wednesday night and discovered the female victim on the floor. The suspect fled and attempts to track him with a dog were unsuccesful. The woman told police she had been beaten unconscious and, as she came to, he was injecting her with heroin. 28-year-old Jeffrey Alten was arraigned on charges of assault and battery, and assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (hypodermic needle) and pled not guilty.

MMA cadet saves boater in Sandwich
- A Mass Maritime Cadet is credited with saving the life of a boater in Sandwich. 21-year-old Brian Taylor also works part time at the Sandwich Marina. The Times reports Taylor spotted a luxury yacht adrift Tuesday and sprang into action. After getting underway and approaching the boat he saw the victim entanged in a rope along side the vessel, his head barely above water. Taylor was able to cut the rope and free Jack Erbes who was rushed to Jordan Hospital in Plymouth. It is believed Erbes was jumping from the dock onto the boat with the line in hand when it got pulled into the engine, hurling Erbes to the concrete and then into the water.

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