A 26-year-old man from Bangor, Maine stole a handgun from a truck in Island Falls. He then fled the scene with his two companions, ages 22 and 19. The trio crashed the vehicle they were fleeing in. They then fled on foot. As they were fleeing the stolen handgun discharged, wounding the Bangor man in the leg.
All three men have been arrested and charged with felony theft. The Bangor man remains in the hospital in stable condition.