Police & Fire

Caribou man charged with threatening business owner

CARIBOU, Maine — A Caribou man was arrested and charged with several crimes Monday after allegedly pointing a gun at and robbing a local business owner.

Sgt. Paul Vincent of the Caribou Police Department said Tuesday that at this point, in order to protect the identity of the female victim, police are not releasing the name of the business where Jeffrey Doucette, 50, of Caribou, allegedly pointed the weapon at the owner.

According to information provided by the department, Doucette entered the business and allegedly threatened the lives of the business owner and her family. Police did not reveal what was taken.

Doucette was located a short time later close to the business, but no weapon was found.

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