For Immediate Release - April 10, 2014

Soares Press Release

           District Attorney Michael O’Keefe announced today that Skye Soares of Yarmouth (DOB: 08/01/1986) was found guilty today by a Barnstable District Court jury of Assault and Battery with a Dangerous Weapon, and Assault and Battery. The Honorable Judge Joan E. Lynch sentenced Mr. Soares to two and one-half years in the Barnstable County Correctional Facility, and to two years probation, to be served after his incarceration.

            The charges related to an incident which occurred on Route 28 in Yarmouth during the early morning hours on May 18, 2013. The defendant punched and kicked the victim in the face, which resulted in the breaking of her jaw.

            The case was prosecuted by Assistant District Attorney Michael A. Patterson and investigated by the Yarmouth Police Department.