UPDATE: Man Charged with Murder, Police Find Body in Stream

Updated 2 years ago

A Lewiston man is in jail, charged with murder.Detectives pulled the body of the victim, Romeo Parent, 20, from Jugg Stream in Monmouth.Police say Michael McNaughton, 23, dropped parent’s body in the stream after killing him in Greene sometime Tuesday evening.According to state police, they received information Wednesday that parent was missing and was a victim of foul play.After interviewing multiple witnesses, police were lead to McNaughton, who they believe had a fight with parent which resulted in Parent’s death.Police believe they know what may have started that fight.Authorities believe Parent was a police informant, and that may have had something to do with his death.An autopsy will be performed on Parent’s body Saturday.


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