Maine man charged with murder in woman’s killing

Posted Oct. 24, 2008, at 11:14 a.m.

DOVER-FOXCROFT, Maine — A 53-year-old man has been charged with murder in the death of a Dover-Foxcroft woman who was found dead in her apartment.

Maine State Police say Michael Toby was arrested late Thursday night. He was expected to make an initial court appearance on Friday.

Police say the victim was found by a relative Thursday afternoon inside her apartment on Aaron Avenue. Officials believe the victim is the apartment’s occupant, but are awaiting results of an autopsy for a positive identification, as well as cause of death.<

Toby, who's unemployed, previously lived in Augusta but had been living in Dover-Foxcroft since summer.