Friday, May 24, 2013
ORONO — Orono police say an officer has been fired after being arrested on a drunken driving charge.
A Hancock County sheriff's deputy arrested Officer Joshua Gunn late Friday night in Dedham, where his car had gone off Route 1A.
WZON radio in Bangor says 30-year-old Gunn has lost his job as an Orono police officer as a result.
Police Chief Gary Douket says Gunn was hired in November and previously was a Hampden officer.
He is to be arraigned on the drunken driving charge April 2.