For Immediate Release - October 06, 2006

Arrest of William Romero

District Attorney Michael O'Keefe and Bourne Police Chief John Ford announce today the arrest of William Romero, age 69 of 126 Tahonto Road, Bourne on a charge of murder in connection with the death of his wife Elaine Romero, age 66.

The victim was found in a sun porch of an adjacent home at about 6:30 a.m. this morning by a neighbor. The neighbor called 911 and rescue and police units from the Town of Bourne responded followed by members of the State Police Detective Unit attached to the District Attorney's Office.

The case remains under investigation by Bourne and State Police. Mr. Romero will be arraigned today at Falmouth District Court.

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