Fugitive alleged ME cop killer was due in Bay State court today

Deputy sheriff is fatally shot in Norridgewock, Maine

Deputy sheriff is fatally shot in Norridgewock, Maine

No details were immediately provided as to when Cole was shot and killed, or how Williams stole his police cruiser.

Fugitive John Williams, 29, of Madison, Maine, was free on $5,000 cash bail when he allegedly shot and killed Somerset County Sheriff Cpl. Eugene Cole was killed in the line of duty early Wednesday morning in Norridgewock, police announced Wednesday morning. The pictures were captured by the dashboard of Cole's cruiser. Police say Williams is armed and very unsafe. "If anyone sees Williams they are told not to approach him but call 911".

MA state troopers had arrested Williams in Haverhill back in March after finding his vehicle in a ditch off Interstate 495 during a patrol in the early morning hours.

NORRIGEWOCK - According to state law enforcement officials, a Somerset County Sheriff's Office deputy was fatally shot early this morning and his cruiser was stolen.

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Corporal Eugene Cole was killed around 1:45 a.m.in Norridgewock, located about 30 miles north of the state capital of Augusta, Somerset County Sheriff Dale Lancaster announced.

Police say Williams drove the cruiser to Cumberland Farms on Waterville Road in the central ME town of Norridgewock and robbed the store. The cruiser was later found in Norridgewock and it is believed Williams then fled on foot. Cole was murdered in Norridgewock, Maine between 1 and 2 AM according to police.

Williams was scheduled to appear in Haverhill District Court Wednesday afternoon on the firearms charge.

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John Williams is suspected of killing a ME sheriff's deputy.

Williams is described as 5-foot-6, 120 pounds with brown hair, blue eyes and a ponytail.

In that case, Williams was arrested after Massachusetts State Police troopers found him in a vehicle that was in a ditch in Haverhill, Massachusetts, state police said. State and federal agencies, including the FBI, are working to find Williams, Lancaster said.

"The suspect should be considered armed and risky", a statement released by the Department of Public Safety said Wednesday morning.

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