Two men charged in Bangor car burglaries

BANGOR, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Two men are accused of rummaging through a parked car in the wee hours of Sunday morning, and police say they caught them in the act.

34-year-old Shaun Ross of Bangor and 20-year-old Justice Kneeland were charged with burglary to a motor vehicle and theft.

Police say an officer was on patrol when he noticed Ross and Kneeland going through a car parked in a driveway on Buck Street around 4 a.m. Sunday. One of the men said they knew of the owner of the car, according to police.

The officer discovered there was no one by the name of "Jake" at the address and found the owner of the car was a female who was visiting.

Police say one of the men had property belonging to the car owner, as well as other property that appeared to come from other cars nearby.

Ross was also charged with unlawful possession of schedule drugs and Kneeland was charged with violation of conditions of release. Both were taken to Penobscot County Jail.

 

© 2017 WLBZ-TV


JOIN THE CONVERSATION

To find out more about Facebook commenting please read the
Conversation Guidelines and FAQs

Leave a Comment