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State Trooper Justified in Shooting Suspect

State Trooper Justified in Shooting Suspect

| April 11, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine Attorney General Janet Mills has ruled a state police trooper was justified in shooting and wounding a suspect during a confrontation in Searsmont in September. Leonard Maker confronted trooper James MacDonald with a shotgun at Maker’s father’s home while MacDonald and another trooper were attempting to serve a protection from […]

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State Trooper Justified in Shooting Suspect

State Trooper Justified in Shooting Suspect

| April 11, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Maine Attorney General Janet Mills has ruled a state police trooper was justified in shooting and wounding a suspect during a confrontation in Searsmont in September. Leonard Maker confronted trooper James MacDonald with a shotgun at Maker’s father’s home while MacDonald and another trooper were attempting to serve a protection from […]

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Trooper Involved in Shooting

Trooper Involved in Shooting

| September 20, 2013

    State Police say a trooper was involved in an officer involved shooting Friday afternoon in Searsmont.  The confronation took place at a house at 245 New England Road between 3 and 3:30.  The trooper was not injured and the man at the home was wounded.  As is the case with all officer involved […]

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