Man Arrested After Allegedly Pulling Firearm on Wareham Police

Police say subject "emerged from the house brandishing a firearm, visibly upset and yelling..."
Chad Dunfee, age 41, of Wareham faces numerous charges in an incident involving a firearm. (WPD booking photo)

From the Wareham Police Department:

On Sunday, September 15, at 12:27 a.m. Wareham Police Officers Matthew Donovan and Robert McLain, along with Special Officers Casey Levesque and Ryan Clark responded to 16 Shady Lane regarding a past road rage incident. At the scene, officers were speaking with an individual when a second person emerged from the house brandishing a firearm, visibly upset and yelling. The officers drew their side arms and ordered the male to put the weapon down. He immediately complied and was secured in handcuffs. The loaded firearm was confiscated as well as a second firearm in the house.

Chad Dunfee, 41, of Wareham, was arrested and charged with carrying a firearm while intoxicated, improper storage of a firearm, and disorderly conduct. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on