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Three Bangor Area Residents Arrested in Connection with North Carolina Kidnapping 

Three Bangor area residents were arrested in Virginia in connection with a North Carolina kidnapping…..

According to a county sheriff in North Carolina – Rickey David Thomas Junior of Massachusetts hired 59-year-old Lorraine Colpitts of Brewer – 38-year-old Michael Warman of Bangor – 32-year-old Mickey Mitton of Bangor – and 49-year-old Tony Winslow of Kingwood, Texas to take his son away from family members in North Carolina and bring him to Massachusetts.

Deputies responded to the kidnapping Wednesday morning after a neighbor reported seeing a male juvenile being taken from a home. the caller told police they say the group put restraints on the boy and forced him into a van with Maine plates.

Authorities were able to locate the suspects and victim in Virginia a short time later.

The four are charged with felony restraint and felony breaking and entering.

Thomas was arrested Thursday in Massachusetts.