There have been several reports in recent weeks of vehicles being broken into and items missing in residential neighborhoods in Presque Isle. Many of the incidents I have been informed of have occurred in neighborhoods on the northern and western part of Presque Isle. A truck was stolen from a home on Hillside Street sometime in the late-night hours of Sunday into the early hours of Monday morning
Police believe that a loaded AR-15 rifle was hidden in nearby residences’ hedges or bushes. They ask that everyone in the area be vigilant and carefully look over your property. Residents on Dupont Drive, Harvest Lane, Mantle Lake Park, Pine, Maple, and Dudley Streets
The Presque Isle Police Department responded to a call around noontime of a man shooting a handgun behind 174 Main Street. Officers responded immediately and were assisted by Maine State Police, Aroostook County Sheriffs, Presque Isle Fire Department and other agencies
With over 30 years of law enforcement experience and an Army veteran to boot, Presque Isle residents can be confident that the newly appointed police chief can get the job done.
Community Spotlight caught up with newly appointed Presque Isle Police Chief Laurie Kelly, to find out what her plans are to keep the peace in the Star City...