August 17, 2019
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2 Aroostook County men arrested after allegedly breaking into charity’s warehouse

Joseph Cyr | Houlton Pioneer Times
Joseph Cyr | Houlton Pioneer Times

MONTICELLO, Maine — Two men were arrested Thursday after they allegedly broke into the Catholic Charities of Maine warehouse on U.S. Route 1.

An employee for Catholic Charities of Maine spotted two individuals on camera inside the charity’s warehouse about 10:15 p.m. Thursday, according to Aroostook County Sheriff Shawn Gillen.

Deputies Ben Boutilier and Ryan Johnston went to the warehouse located Larry Carll, 41, of Houlton and Robert Cox, 46, of Monticello inside the warehouse and placed them both under arrest, Gillen said.

Gillen said the two men were attempting to steal items inside of the office and warehouse. Carll and Cox were taken to the Aroostook County Jail in Houlton, where they were charged with burglary and theft by unauthorized taking or transfer.

The sheriff’s office was assisted by the Maine State Police and U.S. Border Patrol.

This story was originally published in The County.



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