Man Charged in Waterville Standoff 

A Waterville man has been charged after a seven-hour standoff with police over the weekend.It began around 2:00 a.m. Saturday morning and ended around 9:00 a.m., when 21-year-old Todd McLaughlin surrendered.Waterville police say they got a call from McLaughlin’s brother, who said McLaughlin was drunk, had put on a bulletproof vest and had threatened to go out in a blaze of glory.The state police tactical team, along with Winslow, Fairfield and Oakland Police helped Waterville surround the man’s apartment building.Waterville chief Joseph Massey says several firearms, including a high-powered rifle were recovered from the home.