District Attorney Michael O'Keefe announced that a Barnstable County Superior Court Jury found William F. Mulcahy, (DOB 6/26/1931) formerly of Sandwich, Massachusetts, sexually dangerous yesterday, December 15, 2011. Mr. Mulcahy was committed to the Massachusetts Treatment Center for a period of one day to life, with periodic reviews. The Treatment Center is responsible for the care and treatment of those found to be sexually dangerous persons.
The jury trial took four days with five witnesses testifying. The case was prosecuted by Assistant District Attorney Nicole Manoog.
Mr. Mulcahy was originally convicted in the Barnstable County Superior Court in February of 2004 for six counts of Rape of a Child and received a 5-8 year committed State Prison Sentence, to be followed by a fifteen year probationary sentence.