Portage Lake Man Faces Charges After Shots Fired
A Portage Lake man faces a felony charge after police say he fired several shots at another man at a local residence on Sunday.
Matthew Valone, 47 was charged with aggravated reckless conduct. He was taken to the Aroostook County Jail.
At about 9:30 p.m., police received a 911 call from a man saying there was a verbal altercation going on at a residence in Portage Lake. The caller said there had been several shots fired off inside the residence at another man.
Maine State Troopers responded to the area and made a traffic stop on one of the males who fled the residence. The man said he had been shot at several times, but was not injured.
When troopers surrounded the residence. Valone came out and was placed under arrest without incident.
Police are trying to determine what led to shots being fired.