Thursday, 04 July 2013 00:00

BREAKING: Man Dead, Woman and Infant Injured in Calais Shooting

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BREAKING: Man Dead, Woman and Infant Injured in Calais Shooting

CALAIS (from state police) - One man is dead and a woman and a baby were wounded in a domestic violence shooting in Calais tonight. The shooting took place at a home on Main Street about 6 pm. 


The dead man was shot and killed by Calais Police shortly after officers arrived at the home. 


The man is the father of the child.  The woman and her baby , reportedly were both shot by the man, and are now being treated for gunshot wounds, as is a Calais police officer who was also wounded in the incident. 


The woman is undergoing treatment for serious gunshot wounds at Eastern Maine Medical center in Bangor . Both the baby and the Calais police officer were grazed by bullets and both are expected to make full recoveries. They are being treated at the Calais hospital.


Dead is 26 year old Daniel Pinney of Calais. 


The wounded woman is 21 year old Megan Sherrard from Calais and her six week old baby girl, Luca.  The wounded officer is John Preston.


Because of the officer involved shooting, the Maine Attorney General’s Office has sent a team of its investigators to Calais to investigate that aspect of the incident. 


State Police have also sent a team of detectives to the scene to investigate the shooting of the woman and baby.  







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