For Immediate Release - April 06, 2011

Sandwich Camp Good News Release II

Cape & Islands District Attorney Michael O'Keefe and Chief Peter Wack of the Sandwich Police Department said, as stated earlier today, that a male was found deceased in his vehicle in a wooded area of Camp Good News in Sandwich. He was the apparent victim of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

This individual, an employee of Camp Good News, was the subject of a recent allegation of abuse of a child. The allegation was of an historical nature. Notwithstanding the discovery today, any and all allegations of abuse will continue to be investigated concerning this camp.

The matter remains under investigation by Sandwich Police and the Massachusetts State Police Detectives assigned to the District Attorney's Office.