WINN – The Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help in locating a man wanted on multiple warrants.
According to a post on the department’s Facebook page, 33-year-old Richard Stanton of Mattawamkeag was a passenger in a vehicle parked on the side of the Old East Winn Road in Winn Thursday morning.
Penobscot County Sheriff‘s Deputy Peter Stone noticed the vehicle, and stopped to check on its occupants.
Authorities say Stanton was wanted on three outstanding warrants, and when Stone tried to make the arrest, Stanton ran off into the woods.
If you have any information on the whereabouts of Richard Stanton, you’re asked to call the Penobscot Regional Communication Center at 945-4636