For Immediate Release - April 17, 2014

Update: Arrest in the Shooting of Antone Gutierrez

       District Attorney Michael O'Keefe and Chief Dennis Woodside of the Bourne Police Department announced today that Amonty Amado, DOB: 3/31/1994, of West Wareham, Massachusetts, has been arrested and charged with Murder (MGL c. 265  1)

in the April 15, 2014 shooting death of Antone Gutierrez, DOB: 12/18/91, in Bourne.  Mr. Amado is scheduled to be arraigned this morning in the Falmouth District Court.

      The arrest took place last night in New Bedford by the Massachusetts State Police.

      Sonny Tavares, DOB: 10/18/1988, of Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts has been previously charged in this matter.

      Mr. Tavares was found and arrested at the Traveler’s Choice Inn on Route 28 in Wareham, Massachusetts on April 15, 2014.  Also present were Maia Tavares (sister of Sonny Tavares) DOB: 1/22/1981, of Bourne, Massachusetts, and Dillon Amaral, DOB: 3/7/1993, of East Wareham, Massachusetts, who were each arrested and charged with:

            Possession of Heroin (MGL c.94C  34);

            Knowingly Being Present Where Heroin is Kept (MGL c.94C  35).

Ms. Tavares and Mr. Amaral were arraigned in the Wareham District Court.

         The case remains under investigation by Bourne Police and the State Police Detectives assigned to the Cape and Islands District Attorney’s Office.