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Tip Leads to Arrest of Wanted Teen

16-year-old Tyler Ellsworth is accused of shooting at another teen

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    Tip Leads to Arrest of Wanted Teen
    Waldo County Sheriff's Office
    Tyler Ellsworth

    An anonymous tip has led to the arrest of a 16-year-old in Maine, who is accused of firing multiple shots at another juvenile in April, according to necn affiliate WCSH.

    A petition had been filed with the court charging Tyler Ellsworth of Swanville with terrorizing with a dangerous weapon and reckless conduct with a dangerous weapon.

    On April 30, authorities received a report of a disturbance on Town House Rd. The complaintant indicated that their 16-year-old son was in their front yard when a vehicle passed by the home. Their son observed a passenger who was known to him.

    He was yelling out the window, displayed a handgun and fired multiple shots into a wooded area near the teen.

    He is currently being held at the Mountain View Youth Detention Center.

    Detectives are continuing to conduct their investigation of the reported incident. 

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