Police said an East Sandwich man hid from them as they attempted to arrest him on an outstanding warrant last Friday, November 15.

Officers went to a George Fernandez Way home at 8:40 PM to arrest Dempsey W. Allen, 22, of East Sandwich, on an outstanding warrant charge from Barnstable District Court. Police said that the warrant was for carrying a firearm with no license, resisting arrest, witness intimidation, and possession with intent to distribute a Class A drug.

When police arrived at his home, they determined that Mr. Allen was hiding in the residence. After searching the home, they found Mr. Allen hiding underneath a bed.

He was arrested and charged with the outstanding warrant.

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