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Posted on: September 8, 2019

Community Corrections Center Walk-Away

Incident Date:                        September 7, 2019

Incident Time:                       730 PM

Incident Location:                 Cumberland County Community Corrections Center, Portland, Maine

Release Date:                         September 8, 2019

Release Time:                        245 AM

Incident:                                 Community Corrections Center Walk-away

Joseph Buzzell (44 years old of Windham, Maine) was assigned to Community Service at the Cumberland County Sheriff’s Community Corrections Center.  Mr. Buzzell was seen leaving the property in a Grey Toyota Camry with a female.  Mr. Buzzell was not authorized to leave the property and was found to have jumped out the window of his assigned room on the second floor of the CCC.

An investigation was started and Mr. Buzzell was later located in Biddeford at approximately 130 AM, where he was transported to the Cumberland County Jail.

Mr. Buzzell was due to be released in December after serving a sentence for a probation revocation for Robbery and OUI.

The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office will be pursuing further criminal charges after completing the investigation.

Further inquiries can be address to,

Captain Steve Butts

Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office

(207) 774- 5939 ext. 2107



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