Police Probe Apparent Murder-Suicide In Deaths Of Man, Child In Presque Isle

Mar 18, 2019

PRESQUE ISLE, Maine - Maine State Police detectives are investigating an apparent murder-suicide following a standoff in Presque Isle that ended in the deaths of a man and a child.

State Police spokesman Stephen McCausland says officers were called early Sunday to a home on Reach Road.
 
He says officers discovered two bodies when they entered the home. One was of an adult male and the other was a child's.
 
McCausland says detectives and members or the evidence response team were at the scene Sunday and could return Monday.