AUGUSTA - Maine's Attorney General has justified the use of deadly force by Calais police officers in a July standoff.
It was then that 26 year-old Daniel Pinney was fatally shot in an armed confrontation with authorities at his Main Street residence.
Also inside the home at the time were 21 year-old Megan Sherrard and her six week-old son, Luca, who she had with Pinney. Both suffered from gun shot wounds, but survived.
Sergeant John Preston was also injured when he was grazed by a bullet, fired by Pinney. It was he and Officer Joseph Bartlett who shot Pinney.
Lindsey joined the WVII ABC7 and WFVX FOX Bangor news team in January of 2012. Raised in Arlington, Mass., Lindsey graduated from Endicott College located in Beverly, Mass. where she majored in Communication. While attending college on the North Shore Lindsey ran the campus newspaper, the Endicott Observer, lead the Endicott Gulls field hockey team as Captain in the 2009 & 2010 seasons, and played for the women’s club hockey team.
For two years Lindsey worked at WCVB Channel 5 News Boston as an ENG producer and writer, while also filling in for various positions in
Chronicle, the station’s nightly news magazine. Additionally, Lindsey contributed to the production of two MDA Labor Day telethons.
When she’s not in the field she can be found on the ice. Lindsey helps out with Brewer’s Youth Hockey Learn to Skate & Learn to Play program and plays on a men’s league team. She also helped to establish Brewer’s first youth under-12 girl’s hockey team.