Maine State Police announce arrest in connection with Mexico man’s death

Thomas Tellier is charged with murder in connection with the death of his stepson Nicholas Trynor.
Published: Aug. 7, 2022 at 3:13 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 8, 2022 at 9:43 AM EDT
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MEXICO, Maine (WMTW) - Maine State Police announced Sunday an arrest in connection with a fatal shooting in Mexico.

The agency said around 1 p.m. Saturday, police were called to a home on Intervale Avenue for a reported shooting.

State police say responding officers from Mexico and Rumford found Nicholas Trynor, 27, dead.

“Maine State Police Major Crime Unit Detectives were called in to assist in the investigation and worked throughout the night and throughout the day Sunday gathering statements and evidence,” the agency stated in a press release.

Thomas Tellier, 52, was arrested Sunday in connection with the death of his stepson.

State police say Tellier was taken to the Oxford County Jail on a murder charge.

He was scheduled to be arraigned Monday afternoon via Zoom in Oxford County Superior Court in South Paris.

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