September 21, 2020

Child Killed in Hunting Accident

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Officials are not releasing any information about a fatal hunting accident involving minors. They wouldn’t say how many minors were involved in the Sunday accident in Norridgewock, Maine.

Maine Warden Service is being assisted by the Maine State Police in the investigation. The accident occured around 3:30 p.m. officials said.

Tom Remington

*Update* noontime March 20, 2006

Maine State Police and the Maine Wardens Service are now saying that 15-year old Joshua Sawyer of Pittsfield was shot by a 14-year old boy. The fatality was initially reported as a hunting accident but now authorities are calling it a shooting death.

Police are saying there are a lot of unanswered questions and they hope today they can get most if not all of them answered. An autopsy is being performed today that should help answer some of those questions.

Tom Remington

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