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Rumford Shooting

| March 18, 2014

RUMFORD, Maine (AP) – Police say a woman has been shot by a police officer in the town of Rumford. Oxford County Sheriff’s Office Capt. Chris Wainwright tells the Sun Journal that the victim was taken to Rumford Hospital for treatment. Investigators from the Maine State Police and attorney general’s office are investigating. Steve McCausland […]

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Road Rage Slaying

| February 19, 2014

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – State police in Pennsylvania say they have narrowed down the description of a vehicle being sought in the apparent road-rage slaying of a Maine man in south-central Pennsylvania last month. Police said Wednesday that paint evidence prompts them to search for a 1993-97 dark lapis blue Ford Ranger pickup, which may […]

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Family Prepares Funeral for Shooting Victim

| January 9, 2014

POLAND, Maine (AP) – The Maine man killed in a shooting on a Pennsylvania highway was a fun-loving friend and gifted mechanic. Family and friends of Tim Davison in Poland, Maine, are preparing for his funeral this weekend as the killing remains unsolved and police in two states search for the gunman. The Portland Press […]

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Interstate Shooting

| January 7, 2014

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) – Police investigating the shooting death of a Maine man along an interstate highway in Pennsylvania are stepping up their investigation of another roadway shooting that occurred eight hours earlier about 30 miles away. Pennsylvania State Police, working with investigators from Maryland and the FBI, said Tuesday there are many similarities between […]

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Officials Call Calais Shooting “Reasonable”

| December 13, 2013

  CALAIS, Maine (AP) – Maine’s attorney general says it was reasonable for two police officers to believe they had to use deadly force in a July domestic violence-related shooting in Calais. Police shot 26-year-old Daniel Pinney shortly after arriving at his home on July 3. They said Pinney had shot 21-year-old Megan Sherrard and […]

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