For Immediate Release - July 19, 2007

Shooting Death at 36 General Patton Drive, Hyannis


District Attorney Michael O'Keefe and Barnstable Police Chief Paul MacDonald announced today that Barnstable Police responded to a 911 call from 36 General Patton Drive at 11:20pm July 18, 2007. When Barnstable Police arrived minutes later they found that one Jacques Sellers, D.O.B. 4/5/89 had been shot while seated within the house. He was transported to the hospital by Hyannis Rescue where he was pronounced dead. Preliminary investigation showed that the shots were fired from outside the residence.

The case remains under investigation by the Barnstable Police Department and the Massachusetts State Police Detectives assigned to the District Attorney's Office.

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