Friday, 22 June 2018 21:17

Maine police join search for alleged killer from New Hampshire

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Maine police join search for alleged killer from New Hampshire

RUMFORD - There's a heavy police presence in the town of Rumford where state police are searching for an out-of-state man who allegedly murdered a woman in New Hampshire.

Police are looking for 52-year-old Denis Bisson of Berlin, New Hampshire.

He's 5'6", weighs about 170 pounds and has brown hair and brown eyes.

Authorities say Bisson is driving a silver 2015 Toyota Tundra with a New Hampshire license plate with the letters "ALL GD."

Maine police are coordinating with New Hampshire authorities who say Bisson is wanted in connection with the death of his wife.

Authorities believe he may be in the Rumford or Mexico, ME, area and should be considered armed and dangerous.

A command post is currently set up at Rumford High School and dozens of Maine officers are assisting in the search.

There are also helicopters flying overhead in the area of Somerset Street in Rumford.

Police say there have been no confirmed sightings of Bisson so far.

Anyone with information about Bisson, his truck or where he might be should call Maine State Police in Augusta at 624-7076.

Kayla Fish

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Kayla joined the ABC 7 & FOX 22 news team in May of 2017. She got into journalism because she loves talking with people, and she's incredibly grateful to share the stories of Mainers throughout the region.

She got her start in broadcasting way back in middle school as a member of a morning announcements TV broadcast club, and her love for the news industry took off from there.

Kayla graduated from Penn State University in 2017 with degrees in broadcast journalism and Spanish. During her time as a student at Penn State, Kayla was an executive producer and reporter for the "Centre County Report", an Emmy award-winning student-run newscast. She studied abroad in Ronda, Spain and traveled to Panama with an international reporting class. Kayla kept busy in college, spending four years working as a student manager in the dining hall.

Kayla grew up in the village of Shawnee-on-Delaware, located in the Pocono Mountains in Pennsylvania, so transitioning into life in Vacationland was a piece of cake! A self-described winter fanatic, she loves all things snow related, including hitting the slopes on her snowboard. She also likes hiking, kayaking or doing anything outdoors. She loves meeting new people so if you see her around, be sure to stop and say hi!

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