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Search Continues for Moncton Shooter

| June 5, 2014

RCMP in New Brunswick, with the assistance of police from throughout New Brunswick and other provinces, continue to search for the man believed to be responsible for shooting five RCMP officers on the evening of June 4, 2014. While responding to a complaint in the north end of Moncton, three Codiac Regional RCMP officers were […]

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ME Supreme Court Upholds 2012 Murder Conviction

| April 24, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The Maine Supreme Judicial Court has upheld the 2012 murder conviction of a Norridgewock man found guilty of fatally shooting another man over a drug dispute. The court affirmed Justice John Nivison’s decision on Thursday. Nivison found Robert Nelson guilty of killing Everett Cameron in his pickup truck in Anson on […]

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Dover-Foxcroft Shooting Leaves 1 Man Injured

| April 22, 2014

DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine (AP) – Police in Maine say a shooting in Dover-Foxcroft has left one person hospitalized with wounds that do not appear life-threatening. Police responded to a fight on Lancaster Street in that town at about 6 a.m. Tuesday. A victim with three gunshot wounds was taken to the hospital. The victim’s name has […]

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Shots Fired After Maine Man Pointed Gun

| April 14, 2014

WINDHAM, Maine (AP) – A sheriff says a Maine man who was shot and killed by a deputy had pointed a gun at someone. Cumberland County Sheriff Kevin Joyce told the Portland Press Herald on Monday that Deputy Nicholas Mangino fired two shots after 66-year-old Steven McKenney raised and pointed his gun early Saturday in […]

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Maine AG Says Trooper Justified in Using Deadly Force

| April 1, 2014

HOLLIS, Maine (AP) – Maine’s attorney general says it was reasonable for a trooper to use deadly force to protect himself and other officers when he fatally shot a Hollis man during an armed confrontation in December. Authorities say 61-year-old John Knudsen was shot after he fired a gun toward troopers outside his home on […]

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