Fugitive Caught after a Lengthy Standoff in North Jay

North Jay - State and local police have arrested a man on the run since Friday in North Jay after a stand off that lasted for hours.

Police surrounded the Pine Haven trailer park off Route 4 around 4 p.m. Sunday. They used tear gas to try to get the Michael Gatcomb to surrender.

 

Police say a tactical team then went in and found him hiding under the sink.

 

Gatcomb was on the run since police chased him into the woods in Jay on Friday.

 

He was wanted on several charges including domestic assault.

 
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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.

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