BANGOR – The Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in locating a man who is wanted on multiple warrants.
Richard Stanton, 33, of Mattawamkeag was a passenger in a vehicle parked on the side of Old East Winn Road in Winn Thursday morning, according to a post on the agency’s Facebook page.
Deputy Peter Stone noticed the vehicle and stopped to check on its occupants.
Authorities said Stanton was wanted on three active warrants and when Stone tried to make the arrest, Stanton ran off into the woods.
Anyone with information on Stanton’s whereabouts is asked to call the Penobscot Regional Communication Center at 945-4636.