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Robert Kennedy’s son, granddaughter arrested in Hyannis

FILE- In this Sept. 20, 2016, file photo, Matthew “Max” Kennedy, a son of the late Robert F. Kennedy, attends a ceremony to name the Robert Kennedy Navy Ship at the John F. Kennedy Presidential Library in Boston. Police say 52-year-old Matthew Kennedy and his daughter, 22-year-old Caroline Kennedy, were taken into custody and charged with disorderly conduct and violating the town’s noise law, following complaints about a loud party and fireworks on Sunday, Aug. 20, 2017. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola, File)
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Matthew “Max” Kennedy in 2016.

Two members of the Kennedy family were arrested early Sunday after police received several complaints of a loud party and fireworks at a Hyannisport home, Barnstable police said.

Matthew M. Kennedy, 52, of Hyannisport, and his daughter Caroline R. Kennedy, 22, of Pacific Palisades, Calif., were taken into custody around 1 a.m. They were charged with violating a town noise ordinance and disorderly conduct. Both charges stem from the party, police said.

The older Kennedy is the ninth child of Robert F. Kennedy and Ethel Skakel Kennedy.

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