For Immediate Release - March 14, 2014

Justin Mustafa Conviction

              District Attorney Michael O'Keefe announced today that Justin Mustafa of East Falmouth (DOB: 05/07/1989) was found guilty today by a Falmouth District Court jury of Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon, Assault and Battery, Malicious Destruction of Property and Witness Intimidation. The verdict was reached after a 3 day Trial. The Honorable Judge H. Gregory Williams sentenced Mr. Mustafa to three consecutive sentences totaling six years in the Barnstable County Correctional Facility.

The charges related to incidents that occurred between June 29, 2013 and July 5, 2013 when the defendant abused and battered the victim physically and mentally.  The abuse included forcing the victim to perform oral sex on his dog and intentionally injecting her with heroin.

The case was prosecuted by Assistant District Attorney Michael K. Giardino and investigated by the Falmouth Police Department.