Couple Arrested for Waterville Area Drive-by Shootings
A Skowhegan couple is facing charges in connection with a series of drive-by shootings in central Maine.
Waterville Police say Dana Dasilva, 25, and his girlfriend Michelle Luce, both of Skowhegan, are accused of shooting at residences in Winslow, Waterville, and Clinton. Officials say it's believed Dasilva was firing a gun from the backseat of a vehicle being driven by Luce. No one was hurt in the incidents, although the houses were hit by bullets. In one case, a bullet traveled through a window and lodged in a chair in which someone was sitting. Police told the Morning Sentinel that the shootings were domestic in nature, but that none of the homes contained family members.
Dasilva is charged with aggravated reckless conduct, attempted elevated aggravated assault, aggravated criminal mischief, and possession of a firearm as a prohibited person. Luce faces one count of hindering apprehension.
Both Luce and Dasilva are being held at the Kennebec County Jail.