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Standoff takes place close to Presque Isle middle school, police and officials say students and staff were not in danger

| October 6, 2014

Monday morning’s standoff in Presque Isle caused concern all over town. Even though the incident happened less than a half mile away from the PI middle school….law enforcement reassures no one there was in danger. “It wasn’t a situation where we felt that that was an issue that we needed to get the community all […]

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Man Arrested in Morning Domestic Violence Related Standoff

| October 6, 2014

A stand off in Presque Isle. It was a busy morning and start to the work week in one Presque Isle neighborhood. Shawn Cunningham (CUE) joins us now to tell us what all the raucus was about. Shawn…. Dick, Kelly…Imagine waking up to flashing lights, police cruisers and a swat team descending upon your neighborhood. That’s […]

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Man in Standoff Commits Suicide

| June 30, 2014

SOUTH PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Police say a man was found dead in a South Portland garage after a standoff. Police say the man died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound on Monday in the garage of his Memory Lane home. They did not release the name of the man. A criminal investigation team is still […]

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Police Charge Man After Weekend Standoff

| March 4, 2014

PARIS, Maine (AP) – An Oxford County man involved in a weekend standoff with police has been charged with two misdemeanor offenses. Corey Taylor of Peru was charged in court Monday with criminal threatening and terrorizing. Both carry a sentence of a year in jail and a $2,000 fine upon conviction. He was granted $5,000 […]

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Standoff in Harrington Comes to an End

| November 21, 2013

A six-hour standoff at a house in Harrington ended peacefully tonight when the two men inside the home surrendered to State Police.  Both have been charged with criminal restraint.  Under arrest are 60 year old Elliot Robinson and his 78 year old father, Vernon Robinson.  The two are charged with preventing the matriarch of the […]

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