SACO, Maine — Police say three people have been arrested and one man was still at large following a standoff at a motel room in Saco, Maine.

Deputy Police Chief Jack Clements says police responded to a call at about 2 a.m. Tuesday that people were being held against their will at the Brookside Motel. When police arrived, one man dove out a back window and ran off.

Clements said a woman came out and was arrested. Two others, a man and a woman, didn’t leave. He said it turned out that no one was being held against their will.

The Portland Press Herald reports (http://bit.ly/2wuZ0MZ) police determined the woman had outstanding warrants and they obtained a search warrant to enter the room. He said the two were arrested and didn’t resist. No one was hurt.

Author photo
The AP is one of the largest and most trusted sources of independent newsgathering. AP is neither privately owned nor government-funded; instead, as a not-for-profit news cooperative owned by its American newspaper and broadcast members, it can maintain its single-minded focus on newsgathering and its commitment to the highest standards of objective, accurate journalism.