OLD TOWN, ME. (THECOUNT) — Adrian Bunker, of Merrimack, New Hampshire, has been identified as the suspect shot and killed by an Old Town, Maine, police officer during a traffic stop Thursday.
Bunker, 37, was killed by Old Town officer, Joseph Decoteau, early Thursday morning following an “armed confrontation” during a traffic stop in the 800 block of Stillwater Avenue, in Old Town, Maine.
Decoteau is on paid administrative leave pending a review by the department, according to police.
Officer Joseph Decoteau ordered Adrian Bunker, 37, of Merrimack, New Hampshire, to pull over his gray Silverado pickup truck around 3:20 a.m. According to the police department, the “armed confrontation” that ensued resulted in Bunker’s death. Continue reading
Derry NH., Police are saying the deaths of a father and son found in a New Hampshire home was a murder-suicide.
Father, Matthew Edmunds, 39 and 6-year-old Preston Connor Edmunds were found dead in a bedroom containing two charcoal grills. The doors and windows to the room were sealed with duct tate, police said.
Officials say the bodies were found in a bedroom that had been sealed with duct tape and a blanket. Two charcoal grills were also in the room, containing burnt charcoal and ash. Police say a note was found hanging from the living room ceiling fan, warning them of “dangerous carbon monoxide levels” and saying they “will find me and my son.” Continue reading
Poison rocker, Bret Michaels is saying two thieves stole “personal items” while he was performing in Hampton Beach Thursday night.
Michaels released a screen capture taken from a Hampton Beach Casino Ballroom security system. The photo, which he posted on his Facebook page, showed two men being sought for the theft.
According to the post, the items taken included cellphones and other personal effects. Michaels said no questions will be asked if the items are returned within 24 hours to Fred Shaake at the venue. Continue reading
A War Of Roses is developing in the race for the Republican nomination as Donald Trump threatened Tuesday to “expose” something juicy about the wife of fellow candidate Ted Cruz.
Trump tweeted Tuesday saying that he would “spill the beans” on Heidi Cruz. The comments came after Cruz released an ad using photos from Melania Trump‘s photoshoot with GQ.
The problem? Those ads didn’t come from Cruz’s campaign. They were released by the anti-Trump super PAC Make America Awesome, run by Republican strategist Liz Mair. According to BuzzFeed News, the ads featuring Melania Trump are being promoted on Instagram, exclusively to Mormon women. Continue reading
Despite Donald Trump‘s claim that he got Former California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger his new gig on Celebrity Apprentice, the Terminator has officially endorsed Ohio Gov. John Kasich on Sunday.
Schwarzenegger appeared with the Ohio Governor at a campaign stop in Columbus.
“I want John Kasich to be the next nominee of the Republicans and also to be the next president of the United States,” he said in a video he posted Sunday to his story on Snapchat. Continue reading
A new Change.org anti-Romney petition is gaining steam, garnering thousands of signatures. The petition surfaced on social media after the former GOP darling launched a vicious attack against the current, (and relevant,) frontrunner Donald Trump.
The aim of the petition is simple, “Mitt Romney is disgusting,” and should, “Go Home!” The follow text is from the petition:
As the Doctor Kevorkian of politics, your opinions are not welcomed. Continue reading
Check out Time photographer Chris Morris grabbing a Secret Service agent by the throat! Morris claims he was “assaulted first” but later declined to press charges.
It all went down after Morris stepped out of the press pen and ventured into a restricted area during a Donald Trump rally in Virginia.
According to The Independent Journal’s congressional reporter Joe Perticone, the man holding the camera in the video below is a journalist. Continue reading
CNN‘s Republican debate on Thursday night caught Marco Rubio taking what appeared to be a pill live on-air.
It happened quickly, but as a Youtube video has now revealed, Rubio reached in his pocket and consumed something, and if you ask the internets, the mystery pill was the powerful stimulant, Adderall.
I didn’t see it…. It wasn’t until I saw the brief clip later that I began thinking that maybe Rubio has a medical problem. Continue reading
The Quinnipiac University poll tallying the nation’s pick for the top GOP contender was just released and guess who’s head and shoulders above the rest? You guessed it, Donald Trump. Matter of fact, Trump’s support across the country has reached its highest level.
Trump clocked in with a commanding 39% of support nationwide, while Senator Marco Rubio is 2nd with 19%. Senator Ted Cruz is a close 3rd at 18% and Ohio Governor John Kasich is 4th with 6%. Dr. Ben Carson and former Florida Governor Jeb Bush each have 4%.
Since the previous Quinnipiac University poll that was conducted on February 5th before the New Hampshire primary, Trump has gained 8 points. Continue reading
The Washington Times is reporting that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will end his bid for the presidential race, saying he will issue a formal statement Wednesday afternoon.
The announcement comes on the heels of Christie’s disappointing sixth-place finish in New Hampshire’s GOP primary on Tuesday.
In the wake of the results, Christie told supporters he was canceling plans to go to South Carolina, the site of the next GOP primary. Continue reading