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Armed Maine Residents Try to Forcibly Quarantine Out-of-Towners By Blocking Their Road With a Tree

Added 03-29-20 08:41:02pm EST - “An armed group of Maine residents have attempted to forcibly quarantine a group of out-of-towners that they suspected may have the coronavirus. The trio had been in Maine for a month and reportedly show no symptoms of the coronavirus.…” - Thegatewaypundit.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Thegatewaypundit.com: “Armed Maine Residents Try to Forcibly Quarantine Out-of-Towners By Blocking Their Road With a Tree”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Though law enforcement did not find the group of people, they found a tree that they said was clearly cut down and dragged into the road.

“Deputies have learned that there is a general belief by some island residents that the Cripple Creek Residents are supposed to be quarantined because they came here from another state and could have Covid-19. Deputies did investigate this and learned that the trio had been residing on Vinalhaven for about 30 days, which is outside of the guidance issued by state officials, and none have any symptoms consistent with Covid-19,” the press release continued.

The sheriff’s office reminded residents that “whether someone is a Maine resident or not, they have the right to free movement and anyone who infringes upon that free movement is potentially violating the law.” Instead, they urged people to contact them if they suspect someone may be carrying the virus.

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