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Main Street at Hampden Town Line Shut Down 

If your evening plans take you to Hampden, you might want to take an alternate route.Right now, Lower Main Street between Thatcher Street and the Old County Road in Hampden is closed. Sgt. Paul Edwards with the Bangor Police Department says they currently dealing with a despondent male at a residence in that area. It is believed he has access to weapons, and several homes and businesses in the area have been evacuated for precautionary measures. The Bangor Police Department’s Special Response Team and hostage negotiators are currently working with officers to control the scene.