Suspect Arrested After Fleeing Houlton Car Crash
A man who left the scene of a car accident in Houlton and allegedly created a threatening situation at the local Walmart faces numerous charges.
The Houlton Police Department reports 29-year-old Jeremiah Drew of Mount Chase is being held at the Aroostook County jail without bail.
Houlton PD responded to a car crash on the Ludlow Road Sunday evening. The officer determined the crash resulted from a domestic dispute among family members. Drew fled before police arrived and moments later was reported to be in the Walmart parking lot with a firearm acting irrationally and making threats.
Houlton police issued a statewide alert to locate Drew. Baxter State Park rangers apprehended him Monday morning in the Millinocket area.
Drew faces charges of domestic violence reckless conduct, aggravated criminal mischief, endangering the welfare of a child, driving to endanger, and leaving the scene of an accident.