For Immediate Release - April 06, 2016

Tyrone Gomes Press Release

     District Attorney Michael O’Keefe and Barnstable Police Chief Paul MacDonald announced today the arraignment in the First District Court of Barnstable of:


Tyrone Gomes, 30, of Hyannis, for Murder


     This charge results from the investigation into the brutal death of Christine Ferreira on September 19, 2015. 

     Gomes is one of three charged in connection with the death.  He was arraigned this afternoon and held without bail.  He was previously held on a probation violation and a new drug charge stemming from an arrest on March 6, 2016.

    Denzel Chisholm and his sister Shannelle Chisholm were arrested and arraigned for the murder on Tuesday April 5th.  All three defendants’ cases were continued to April 27, 2016 for further proceedings.