Milbridge man arrested in connection with double shooting in Trenton
Suspect arrested after being released from hospital for injuries sustained in car crash
TRENTON, Maine (WABI) - A Milbridge man was hospitalized and then arrested after a double shooting in Trenton Sunday night.
According to the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office, a 9-1-1 call came in around 8:30 p.m. reporting two men were shot inside a home. Initial reports came in that there was also a stabbing however authorities now confirm the two victims were shot.
It happened on Birch Heights Drive.
Both men were taken to a hospital for treatment of their injuries. There is no update on either of their conditions.
Authorities learned the suspected shooter, 50 year old Larry Smith was subsequently involved in car crash in Holden. He too, was taken to the hospital for injuries from the crash.
Early Monday morning, Smith was arrested after being released from the hospital.
He’s charged with attempted murder and robbery.
Authorities say they do expect to make more arrests in connection with the incident. They add there is no danger to the public.
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