For Immediate Release - October 24, 2016

David Evans Plea in connection with the 2012 murder of Andrew Stanley

District Attorney Michael O’Keefe announced today that David Evans of Quincy (DOB 10/01/1985) plead guilty in Barnstable Superior Court on October 20, 2016 to charges related to his role in the murder of 27 year old Andrew Stanley that occurred in Hyannis in 2012.

On July 11, 2012 Barnstable Police responded to the report of shots being fired at 30 Otis Road in Hyannis. Officers observed and pursued three individuals fleeing the house and one of those individuals, David Evans was apprehended a short distance away. Upon entry into the house at 30 Otis Road, Stanley was found bound, beaten and shot in the back.

Today, the Honorable Judge Robert Rufo sentenced Evans to 16 years in State Prison on the charge of manslaughter, 10 years State Prison on armed assault in a dwelling concurrent, and 5 years probation from and after his incarceration on the charge of carrying a firearm without a license. Upon completion of his state sentence Evans will be remanded to Federal custody on an unrelated matter.

The case was investigated by the Barnstable Police Detectives and Massachusetts State Police Detective Unit assigned to the Cape & Islands District Attorney’s Office and prosecuted by Assistant District Attorney Nicole Manoog and First Assistant District Attorney Michael Trudeau.