2022 Annual Homicides

2021 Maine Homicides
(MURDER-MANSLAUGHTER)
Compiled by the Maine Department of Public Safety
Shannon Moss and Katy England

UPDATED July 2022

1/10/22 | LUBEC |  Eva Cox, 58, her boyfriend Paul Deforest was arrested and charged with murder. (DOMESTIC)

2/8/22 | PEMBROKE |  Paula Johnson Pembroke, 53, was found deceased in her home on Hardy Point Road. On 7/6/22, Rebecca Moores, of Robbinston was arrested and charged with Murder.

2/14/22 | PORTLAND | Salim Al Siraj, 50, his son Abdallah Salim Al Siraj, 22 was arrested and charged with murder.

3/10/2022 |  Big Lake TWP | Darren Laney, 62, stabbed. Son Darren Laney, 36 was arrested and charged with Murder. (DOMESTIC)

4/21/22 | PERRY | 38-year-old Donnell J. Dana of Perry and 38-year-old Kailie A. Brackett of Perry were arrested  for the murder of 43-year-old Kimberly Neptune who was found deceased in her apartment on Thunder Rd. in Perry.

4/26/22 | PORTLAND | 43-year-old Derald Coffin of West Bath was shot and killed in Portland. Jonathan Geisinger, 44, Portland Damion Butterfield, Saco 22, Thomas M. MacDonald, 44, of Westbrook Anthony L. Osborne, 45, Portland were arrested and charged with Murder. Butterfield was also charged with Attempted Murder.

5/6/22 |Brooks| James Cluney,49, was shot at his home. Atilio Delgado, 16, was arrested and charged with Murder (DOMESTIC)

5/10/22 |Windham| Maine Correctional Facility Renaldo Jones, 30. Active investigation

5/20/22 |Augusta| Tyler Morin, 36, shot at a towing company in Augusta. The investigation showed he acted in self defense.

5/21/22 |Wells| Octavia Huber Young, (almost 2) 1 year, 10 months, 1 week was shot. Her uncle Andrew Huber Young, 19, was arrested and charged with Murder (DOMESTIC)

5/24/22 |Bath| Jeanine Ross,66, was killed in her home. Her son Jason Ibarra, 42, was arrested and charged with murder (DOMESTIC)

5/30/22  | VASSALBORO | Jeremy Gilley, 37, was shot in the hallway of the apartment building where he lived. ACTIVE INVESTIGATION

6/18-19/2022 | WINTER HARBOR | Sometime between Sunday night on 6/18/22 and the early morning hours 6/19/2022 Nicole Mokeme, 35, of South Portland was killed in a hit and run at Acadia National Park. Her death was ruled a homicide. ACTIVE INVESTIGATION

6/19/2022  | AUBURN | Kelzie Caron, 21, of Auburn and Pierre Langlois, 21, of Connecticut were found deceased in an apartment at 49 Fourth St. On 7/1/22  David Barnett,34, of Bristol, Connecticut was arrested in Rockville, Maryland on a warrant for Murder.

7/16/22 | Skowhegan | Alice Abbott, 20, was found deceased on her property on Canaan Rd in Skowhegan. Jason Servil, 19, of Massachusetts was arrested and charged with Murder

7/17/22 |LEWISTON| John Paquin, 20, of Worcester, Massachusetts was shot and killed at 30 Howe Street. Mark John Sinclair, 28,  of Lewiston, was arrested and charged with Murder