Police investigating homicide in Lincolnville

Matthew Pendleton, 47, of Lincolnville, was arrested Saturday evening and charged with murder.
Matthew Pendleton, 47, of Lincolnville, was arrested Saturday evening and charged with murder.(Waldo County Sheriff's Office)
Published: Jan. 8, 2023 at 3:10 AM EST
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LINCOLNVILLE, Maine (WABI) - A Lincolnville man charged with murder is scheduled to make his first court appearance Tuesday.

Maine State Police arrested Matthew Pendleton, 47, on Saturday.

Authorities responded to a home on Thorndike Road in Lincolnville Friday morning to find an unresponsive male.

Kevin Curit, 47, of Lincolnville was found dead.

As a result of the autopsy, the death was ruled a homicide.

The cause of death is being withheld at this time as requested by the Attorney General’s Office.

Pendleton is being held at the Waldo County Jail without bail.