'Person of interest' sought in Maine triple murder

To view this site, you need to have Flash Player 9.0.115 or later installed. Click here to get the latest Flash player.

June 24, 2010, 8:22 pm
Print Article

(NECN: Marnie MacLean, Amity, Maine) - A small northern Maine town is the focus of a murder investigation. Police say two men and a ten-year-old boy were stabbed to death last night in the town of Amity, near the Canadian border.

Authorities are looking for someone who apparently took off in a pickup truck belonging to one of the victims.

The victims were 55-year-old Jeffrey Ryan and his 10-year-old son, Jesse, who lived in the home, as well as 30-year-old Jason Dehahn, a friend who also lived in Amity, police said.
The driver of the pickup "is a person of interest and should be considered dangerous," said State Police spokesman Steve McCausland.

Information from the Associated Press is included in this report.

Tags: murder, Marnie MacLean, Amity Maine
On last day of the expo at Hynes Convention Center, veteran runners spoke as massive crowds congregated at Copley Square
New participants and veteran runners alike are looking forward to 118th running of the race
Boston buried Detroit in Easter matchup; first round of Stanley Cup Playoffs even at 1 game apiece