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Soldiers arrested in shooting of excavator in Sherwood Forest

Two soldiers have been arrested for first-degree malicious mischief after a man captured them on a trail camera shooting his new excavator in the Sherwood Forest area of Allyn.

Judge Monty Cobb found probable cause to arrest Zacharia Miller-Young, 20, and Hanby W. Sykes, 23, but neither one has been charged. Miller-Young and Sykes are soldiers attached to the Marine Corps Security Force Battalion Bangor, according to the probable cause document.

Jason Wistrand, who owns the excavator, called police Nov. 3 to report vandalism, saying his equipment had “been shot numerous times,” Deputy S.M. Sim...


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