Augusta Man Arrested In Girlfriend’s Stabbing Death

Terry Stackhouse

Updated 11 months ago

State Police say they’ve charged an Augusta man with murder in connection with the stabbing death of his girlfriend.

Jillian Jones, 24, was found dead Wednesday night.

Justin Pillsbury, 38, was taken into custody after being released from MaineGeneral hospital late Friday afternoon.

State Police say he was treated for self-inflicted stab wounds.

He is currently being held at the Kennebec County Jail.

Pillsbury is expected to make his first court appearance early next week in Augusta.

Pillsbury, Justin 11-15-13
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