Reports: Body found inside Falmouth home after police standoff

Posted May 03, 2013, at 8:36 p.m.
Last modified May 03, 2013, at 11:55 p.m.

FALMOUTH, Maine — Personnel from the Falmouth Police Department, the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office and the Maine State Police converged at an Edgewater Drive residence on Friday night, where an armed individual threatened suicide.

Multiple reports said the incident ended shortly after 11 p.m., and the body of a female was found inside the home by police shortly afterward. The armed individual, a male, was taken into custody.

The incident was reported to police shortly after 6 p.m., a Falmouth Police Department official said.