Man Shot by Police Last Year Arrested for Violation of Bail

Updated 3 years ago

A man critically injured when shot by a Belfast police officer last year has been arrested again.Police say Benjamin Thompson, 27, violated his bail conditions. Police were called to a party on a disturbance complaint over the weekend.We’re told Thompson left the house but police caught up with him on Route 52. Police say he admitted to drinking at the party, a violation of bail.In June, Thompson was shot by a Belfast officer.Police say he wouldn’t stop for Searsport police and when he finally did, he got out of his car with a shotgun, which he refused to put down.


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