Comments for: Deputy treated after inhaling vapors from homemade bomb in Winterport

Posted March 14, 2013, at 3:45 p.m.

WINTERPORT | Police and fire officials are investigating after a Waldo County Sheriff’s Office deputy was made sick Wednesday night by chemical vapors from a homemade bottle bomb that he found while patrolling on Coles Corners Road. Deputy Nicholas Oettinger was taken by ambulance to Eastern Maine Medical Center …

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