Comments for: Portland man accused of trying to run down state trooper

Posted Sept. 16, 2012, at 2:12 a.m.
Last modified Sept. 16, 2012, at 12:42 p.m.

SCARBOROUGH | Maine State Police say a Portland man tried to run down a trooper along the Maine Turnpike and has been arrested. Matthew Cole, 23, drove off when Trooper Kyle Wells tried to pull him over for an expired registration, according to police. Police say Cole lost control …

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