Police: Man and Woman Found in Burning Truck Are Homicide Victims - NECN
Maine

Maine

The latest news from around the state

Police: Man and Woman Found in Burning Truck Are Homicide Victims

    processing...

    NEWSLETTERS

    Authorities Investigate Burned Bodies in Bangor

    Two bodies were found buring inside a delivery truck in Bangor, Maine.

    (Published Thursday, March 29, 2018)

    A man and a woman found in a burning delivery truck Wednesday night in Maine are homicide victims, police said Thursday.

    Crews responded to the fire involving an unmarked delivery truck at 63 Washington St. in Bangor just before 10 p.m. When the truck was extinguished, firefighters made the gruesome discovery of two dead people inside the vehicle.

    The victims were identified Thursday as 43-year-old Michael Bridges and 36-year-old Desiree York, both of Bangor.

    Authorities are investigating the deaths as homicides.

    White Official Tells Black Woman He Belonged to Master Race

    [NATL] White Official Tells Black Woman He Belonged to Master Race

    Some Leavenworth County, Kansas, officials are calling for Commissioner Louis Klemp's resignation after he insulted a black woman who had just presented a land-use study to the commission. "I don't want you to think I am picking on you because we are part of the master race. You have a gap in your teeth. We are part of the master race, don't you forget that," Klemp said. 

    (Published Friday, Nov. 16, 2018)

    The State Fire Marshal's Office and crime scene technicians from the Criminal Investigation Division are handling the incident.

    Get the latest from necn anywhere, anytime

    • Download the App

      Available for IOS and Android