Yarmouth Police Arrest Drunken Man for Assault and Battery

Officers witnessed subject attack another person...
Daniel W. Whelden, age 56, was arrested for assault and battery, as witnessed by Yarmouth Police Officers (YPD booking photo)

From the Yarmouth Police Department...

DRUNKEN MAN ARRESTED FOR ASSAULT AND BATTERY

On National Police Memorial Day, Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 7PM, Yarmouth Police Officers were dispatched to 47 Ivanhoe Rd for a report of disturbance. 

Upon arrival at the residence Police Officers observed an intoxicated Daniel Whelden commit assault and battery on another person and placed him under arrest.

Whelden—who has 63 prior charges in Massachusetts—was processed at Yarmouth Police Department Headquarters and held overnight on $500 cash bail.

Whelden was transported to the Barnstable District Court this morning for arraignment.

Refer To Arrest: 18-434-AR
Arrest: DANIEL W. WHELDEN 
Address: 47 IVANHOE RD YARMOUTH, MA
Age: 56
Charges: ASSAULT AND BATTERY

The Yarmouth Police Department will continue to make significant violent crime and drug arrests and is committed to protecting our community and our citizens as we work hard to make Yarmouth one of the safest communities in the region.

The Yarmouth Police Department will continue to work in partnership with all Local, State, and Federal Law Enforcement agencies as we carry on our mission to keep our citizens safer. 

If you, or a loved one needs help, or you have information about drug distribution, threats of violence, or any other crimes occurring in the Town of Yarmouth, please contact the Yarmouth Police Department Detective Division at 508.775.0445 extension 2134.
 

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