According to WABI, police are investigating the discovery of a body early Thursday morning in the town of Machias.

The Maine State Police have shut down a portion of High Street in Machias in order to investigate.  Neighbors tell reporters they heard what sounded like gunfire at about 12:30 AM.

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8 Shocking Maine Murders

While we normally consider Maine to be a really safe place to live, occasionally murders do take place in the Pine Tree State. Here are a few of the more shocking murders that have taken place in Maine over the last few hundred years.