Augusta Police Search for NYC Murder Suspect in Maine 

Police in Augusta are searching for a man wanted in connection with the first murder of the year in New York City. Deputy Chief Jared Mills says 25-year-old Raymond Mayrant was last seen at the Motel 6 in Augusta early Wednesday morning.They believe he stole a car, a black 1998 Nissan Altima with a Maine license plate of 3883TK. Mayrant is accused of killing the grandmother of his child and trying to murder the mother of his child January 3rd. Police tell us they’re not sure if Mayrant is still in Augusta but they’re putting out the word to other local police to be on the lookout for him. If you spot Mayrant, call 911.