Yarmouth Police: Man Found Dead of Apparent Drug Overdose

53 year old male discovered in motel room...

From Yarmouth Police (verbatim):

MAN FOUND DECEASED FROM APPARENT DRUG OVERDOSE

On Tuesday, June 18, 2019 at 11AM, members of the Yarmouth Fire and Police Departments responded to a room at the Parkers River Resort on Route 28 in South Yarmouth for an apparent overdose death due to the illegal use of drugs.

The Yarmouth Police Detective Division and members of the Massachusetts State Police were called to the scene.

The 53 year old local man was removed by the Massachusetts Office of the Chief Medical Examiner.

As in all untimely deaths, the investigation is now under the control of the Office of the Cape and Islands District Attorney.

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

The Yarmouth Police Department works collectively with all Local, State, and Federal Law Enforcement agencies as we carry on our mission to keep our citizens safe.

We also continue to host weekly Learn to Cope group meetings at Yarmouth Police Department Headquarters every Tuesday evening at 7PM. The meetings also off free Narcan and Narcan training

If you, or a loved one needs help with an addiction, 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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