Comments for: Hermon man shoots car in Kenduskeag, creates standoff in Hermon

Posted July 01, 2012, at 8:38 p.m.

HERMON | A local man went to Kenduskeag and shot a vehicle on Sunday evening, and was headed to his Hermon home when Maine State Police called Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office asking for assistance, a dispatcher from Penobscot Regional Communications Center confirmed. The Hermon man reportedly drove home to …

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  • There is no such thing as a bulletproof vest. I wish the media would stop using that word but they never will.

    • Anonymous

      Tell us what is the correct verbiage.

      • Bullet resistant or ballistic vest.

      • Anonymous

        It actually is one of the correct verbiage, and it is also the brand name in one case.  It is the name of a Texas company that makes these things  (www.bulletproofME.com).  Other correct verbiage is ballistic vest or bullet resistant vest.

        http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ballistic_vest

    • Anonymous

      I agree with you for once. body armor is what they use… there are some large caliber bullets that don’t know they should stop because of the labels on the collars

  • Conley Raye

    It has hit the suburb’s . We just can’t get away from it.  Is it something in the water? 

    • Anonymous

      It’s always been there. The only change is now that the news is everywhere.

    • Anonymous

      Must be the arsenic. 

  • Anonymous

    They better set up a tight perimeter – we can’t let this guy get away like the last one!

    (http://bangordailynews.com/2012/06/29/news/penobscot/man-snuck-out-of-lagrange-house-during-standoff-surrenders-to-police-in-bangor)

  • Anonymous
  • Anonymous

    Hermon – A man is dead following a stand off with police in Hermon Sunday.
    http://www.wabi.tv/news/31434/one-man-killed-in-hermon-standoff

    • Anonymous

      Michael McKay rented the trailer where he lived on Buck Lane from Bob and Gail Carlson

      • Anonymous

        Interesting.  Bob, the “Rev” Carlson?

        • Anonymous

          No. His wife’s name wasn’t Gail.  The name “Carlson” is nearly as popular as the name “Bob.”  Stop trying to make a story out of something it’s not.

    • Superuser23

      Thanks for the real news source! We will get that update here in about 2 days.

  • Jonathan Smith

    I see the basis for another stupid TV reality show.

  • Anonymous

    I hope whatever he was mad about was important enough to give up his young life for.

  • Anonymous

    HERMON — State police say one man is dead following a standoff and exchange of gun fire at his Hermon home.
    Authorities say 24-year-old Michael McKay shot at a vehicle in Kenduskeag on Sunday evening, then returned to his home in Hermon.
    Maine State Police and Penobscot County Sheriff’s deputies followed McKay to the home at about 6:30 p.m.
    State police tell WABI-TV that after a brief standoff, there was “an exchange of gun fire” and as a result, McKay died.
    No additional details were immediately available.
    The state Attorney General’s office will take over the investigation.

  • Bath salts

  • Anonymous

    Good job, police!

  • Anonymous

    That  video was useless.

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