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Family Dispute Turns Into Standoff

| November 21, 2013

State Police remain at this hour outside a house in the Washington County town of Harrington at the site of a family dispute that has evolved into a standoff.  The house is located along Route 1 and traffic is being detoured around the area.  The State Police tactical team and negotiators were called to the […]

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Amity Standoff Over

| October 22, 2013

    State Police say an Amity man surrendered peacefully Tuesday afternoon at his remote camp site following a day long standoff with Troopers in Amity, which is about 20 miles south of Houlton.   Charged with criminal threatening with a dangerous weapon is 65 year old Gary Knapp, who lives in a small camper, off […]

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Man in Custody After Firing Approximately 70 Rounds in Bangor

| July 4, 2013

Photo Courtesy: WABI-TV   A man has been taken into custody after firing approximately 70 rounds earlier today in Bangor. Police received a call at 8:30 a.m. for a report of a man firing shots on Park Street. They created a perimeter several blocks wide and evacuated residents in and around the building. Police negotiated […]

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Woman Surrenders After Nearly 10 Hour Standoff

| April 2, 2013

New details but still no name known for the 44-year-old woman who surrendered to police in a standoff in Washburn Tuesday morning. News Source 8 spoke to the Washburn police chief around 5:15 Tuesday evening. Katie Zarrilli has the details on the nearly 10 hour standoff.

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