Update: Standoff at Shaw’s in Auburn Ends

Updated 1 year ago

According to the Maine State Police, a standoff in the parking lot at the Shaw’s in Auburn has ended.Maine Public Safety spokesman Steve McCausland said Randolph Nutter, 45, surrendered shortly before 4 p.m. Monday.Auburn police said the situation unfolded when a man grabbed a woman’s purse in the Walmart parking lot. The woman gave a description of the car the man left in and it was traced to the Shaw’s parking lot.Center Street and the Veterans Bridge were closed during the standoff.Police said stores that had closed during the standoff will reopen shortly.


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