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Tip Leads to Arrest of Wanted Teen

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



    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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