MACHIAS – State Police said one man is in custody following shootings in Washington County this morning, which took place in Machias and Jonesboro, according to spokesman Stephen McCausland.
McCausland said there are multiple victims.
Officials said there is no threat to the public.
State troopers, Washington county sheriff’s deputies, Machias police, the Maine Warden Service and the Maine Forestry Service all responded to the scenes.
State Police Lt. Troy Gardner said a news conference will be held at 5 p.m. at the Washington Sheriff’s Office in Machias.
We will provide more details as they become available.