Dexter man accused of shooting at police officer
BANGOR, Maine (WABI) - A man from Dexter is in jail, accused of shooting at a police officer.
Fifty-four-year-old Robert Chandler is charged with aggravated reckless conduct.
Police went to a home on Mill Street in Dexter just after midnight on Monday after a woman said there was a person she didn’t know behind her house.
When the officer arrived, he said Chandler shot at him from inside another home.
The officer was hit by debris from a ricocheting bullet but not hurt.
He was able to arrest Chandler with the help of Newport police.
Chandler is being held in the Penobscot County Jail without bail.
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