Brunswick Police looking for suspect


BRUNSWICK, Maine

(NEWS CENTER) – Brunswick Police say they are looking for a man who brandished a knife in a robbery attempt Sunday morning.

Brunswick PD says the suspect approached a man at 66 Union Streetat approximately 8:22a.m, displayed a knife and demanded money. The suspect fled on foot when the man said he did not have any money.

Police say the man was described to be in his late teens or early twenties, between 5 foot 10 inches and 6 foot tall with a thin to medium build. He was wearing a red hoodie and blue jeans. Officials say he wore a black nylon mask, possibly with some sort of design, maybe even a skeleton face.

The Brunswick Police Department is looking for anyone with any information about the incident to contact Officer Brian Funke or Detective Sergeant Marty Rinaldi at (207) 725 – 5521.


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Bath Police responded to an assault at High Street.


BATH, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Bath Police responded to an assault at High Street. A 30-year-old female victim reported she was awakened in her home by a man standing over her who then punched her in the face.

The victim described her assailant as approximately 17 - 23 years of age, 5'8" - 5'9", 180 pounds with olive skin, dark black eyebrows and dark eyes. She stated he had a thin athletic build and was wearing a black "hoodie" with no visible logo.

Friends of the victim brought her to Midcoast Hospital where she was treated and released.


Nothing was taken from the home and it is unclear at this time what the motive was for this crime.

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