A man threatened a motorist with an assault rifle a day before being killed in a confrontation with a police officer, the police chief said Monday. Jacob Poitraw, 25, of Presque Isle, was shot after ramming a police officer’s cruiser several times Sunday evening during a pursuit, Police Chief Laurie Kelly said. He died later at a hospital. Sgt. Tyler…
A teenager and his grandfather are accused of manufacturing AR-15 assault rifles in East Hampton and both have been arrested. Police were contacted by a concerned citizen on Monday who reported she had learned over the weekend about an adult in town manufacturing illegal AR-15 assault rifles. During the investigation, authorities said they identified the suspect as 18-year-old Clayton Hobby….