For Immediate Release - October 01, 2009

Barnstable Police were requested at 5:30 pm September 30, 2009

Cape & Islands District Attorney Michael O'Keefe and Chief of Barnstable Police Department Paul MacDonald announced today that at approximately 5:30 pm last evening, September 30, 2009, the Barnstable Police were requested to make a well-being check at 25 Ripple Cove Road, Hyannis. Upon arrival, they found ARIS E. MANOLOULES of 1500 Worcester Road, Apt. 311, Framingham (dob: 6/12/62) deceased inside his summer home at 25 Ripple Cove Road.

The circumstances surrounding the death were suspicious and a criminal investigation was initiated. Responding to the location last night were Barnstable Police Detectives, State Police Detectives assigned to the District Attorney's Office and Crime Scene Services of the Massachusetts State Police.

The investigation continued throughout the night and is on-going. The deceased was transported to the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner in the early morning hours and an autopsy will be performed today.