Slain deputies handcuffs used in arrest in Maine

Slain deputies handcuffs used in arrest in Maine

Slain deputies handcuffs used in arrest in Maine

According to the Essex County District Attorney's Office, Williams was due to appear in Haverhill District Court Wednesday to answer to charges of improper storage of an unlicensed firearm and possession of a large capacity firearm (9 mm Smith & Wesson with a 16-round magazine), in addition to automobile-related charges.

Somerset County Sheriff Dale Lancaster confirmed reports Williams was restrained at about 12:45, Saturday, using the handcuffs of murdered Cpl.

Williams was angry about his girlfriend's arrest and had told a friend that "as of tomorrow, I'll be a fugitive". Helicopters, armored vehicles and scores of state, federal and local officers poured into Norridgewock during the search.

"I'm just glad it ended peacefully, and no one else got hurt", said Tasha Raymond, whose kids have been forced to play indoors for the past four days.

His capture ends a nationwide manhunt for the suspected killer of Cole, the 25th officer to be gunned down in the line of duty this year. "He really epitomized community policing even before there was community policing".

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The seven-person team that captured Williams found him outside a camp near Lost Brook.

He offered "limited resistance" when being arrested and taken to the Waterville Police Department for questioning, police said.

News of Williams' arrest came minutes after a press briefing during which Lancaster read a statement prepared by the fallen officer's widow, Sheryl Cole. He's expected to make his initial court appearance in the next few days. Police declined to say whether he'd been apprehended, or had turned himself in. Eugene Cole in the town of Norridgewock in central Maine.

He was a 13-year veteran of the department who was known for being respectful and patient in his dealing with people. Mr. Williams, be assured you'll be treated the same way Corporal Cole would've treated you if you had given him the opportunity: with dignity and respect.

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