Center Street Value Inn Police Shooting Death of Joseph Arbour of Bucksport – Obituary
36-year-old Joseph Arbour of Bucksport dies in a fatal Auburn police shooting that occurred at Center Street Value Inn on Monday, September 27. It happened at about 10:00 when police received a call about a woman being held against her will by a man.
When police arrived at the inn, they found forced their way into the room they expected Joseph to have been in. They realized he had escaped through a window and a short search led to an encounter with him in the parking lot.
During their interaction, an armed confrontation occurred and Joseph was fatally shot.
The officer that shot Joseph dead has been placed on administrative leave as per standard practice.