Shooting suspect in standoff with Maine police


By Kevin Wack
Portland Press Herald 

AUBURN, ME — A man suspected in the fatal shooting of a woman this morning is holed up in a house near the Minot town line.

A State Police tactical team is at the scene outside the Minot Avenue home and attempting to contact the man with a telephone and megaphone. Police believe the man shot and killed a woman in the driveway around 10:30 a.m.

“We are attempting to make contact with the man who we believe is involved in the shooting,” said Steve McCausland, spokesman for Maine Department of Public Safety.

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