Father killed by 22-year-old son

Posted on April 25, 2009. Filed under: dispute - domestic, Maine |

Portland, Maine – Ross Morrill, 22, was arrested by detectives and charged with murder on Saturday afternoon.

Morrill’s father, 55-year-old Robert Morrill, was shot in front of his home on Hopper Road at about 3 p.m. He died shortly after arriving at Goodall Hospital in Sanford.

The younger Morrill was taken to the state police barracks in Alfred for questioning following the shooting and was charged there before being transported to the York County Jail. He is expected to make his first court appearance on Tuesday.

The shooting was reported by the victim’s wife and mother of the accused, Vickie Morrill.

Police recovered a hunting rifle they believe was used in the shooting. More on

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Skowhegan Man Charged In Shooting Death Of Friend

Posted on April 18, 2009. Filed under: dispute - acquaintance, Maine |

South Portland, Maine – Two friends were in Fred Wilson’s Willard Beach house just before dawn Saturday, when the 50-year-old computer programmer was fatally shot.

50-year-old Bruce Lavallee-Davidson has been charged with manslaughter in the shooting death of 50-year-old Fred Wilson.

Wilson’s body was found in the basement of his home. The two men were friends.

Wilson died from a gunshot wound, whose two friends who were in the home during the shooting. More on

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