BANGOR, Maine — A 21-year-old local man was arrested by police in connection with the death of a woman at 166 Essex St. on Monday.
Zackery Mailloux of Bangor was arrested by Bangor Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division and charged with Class A murder.
Police were called to the residence shortly after 2 p.m. for a report of a domestic disturbance, Bangor police Sgt. Catherine Rumsey said early Monday evening in a news release.
Police determined that a female resident was deceased. An autopsy will be conducted by the medical examiner’s office on Tuesday to determine the cause of death, Rumsey said.
The victim’s name is being withheld until after the conclusion of the autopsy.
Mailloux is being held at the Penobscot County Jail, and police expect his initial court appearance will be held within the next two days.
The death remains under investigation by the Bangor Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division and Evidence Response Team.