CASTLE HILL – Authorities are continuing to investigate this week’s double homicide in Castle Hill.
Roger Ellis, 51, and 25-year-old Allen Curtis were found dead inside a pickup truck on Route 227 early Tuesday morning.
Authorities say both men were shot.
State Police Spokesman Steve McCausland says they continue to gather evidence and conduct interviews.
According to McCausland, the state police crime lab in Augusta has also been analyzing items being brought there from investigators during the week.
Other agencies have been assisting with additional security efforts and patrols in the towns of Castle Hill and Mapleton since the homicides.
McCausland says the increased police presence in the two towns will continue through the weekend.
Residents who have concerns or information are encouraged to continue to call the state police in Houlton at 532-5400.