ST. ALBANS - Dozens of police and game wardens are searching a remote wooded area in St. Albans looking for a Dexter man, who led police on several high speed chases this morning in Dexter and Pittsfield. Being sought is Henry Murdoch IV, 45, of Dexter who fled into woods along the Devil's Head Road. Murdoch is described as 5-foot 10-inches tall, weighs 135 pounds with a full beard and wearing a blue-green flannel shirt. He is being sought on bail violations and charges are also likely from the chases.
Members of the State Police tactical team, game wardens and Somerset County deputies have been searching for Murdoch since mid morning, after he lead a number of police agencies in a chase with his pickup truck that he abandoned along the dirt road.
Anyone encountering Murdoch is asked to call 911 or State Police in Augusta at 1-800-452-4664.