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Stolen car recovered by dive team

CALAIS-Calais Police are trying to find the person who stole a car early this morning  from the fire department parking lot.

They say it was around 1:40 this morning when someone took a paramedics vehicle while he was on duty.

It was recovered this morning from the St. Croix river after someone on the Canadian side spotted the vehicle being rolled into the water. .

Police say the crook brought Honda, crv  to the top of a local boat ramp and allowed it to plunge into the water.

It drifted downriver where members of the State Police Dive Team recovered it this morning with help from local fire and police departments.

The vehicle is a total loss.

Anyone with information about the theft is encouraged to contact Calais Police at 454-2751.

Craig Colson

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Craig Colson became news director and anchor at WVII ABC 7 and WFVX Fox Bangor in December of 2012. He began his career in broadcasting in 1985 while working as a news photographer at another Bangor television station. Craig worked his way up through the ranks and became the main anchor for the nightly newscasts before leaving in 2009. At that point, he became news director for four local radio stations and delivered the morning news before taking on his current position.

Craig grew up in a "news family" and followed in the footsteps of his father who was also a news director and anchor. His brother is also a news photographer at a Boston television station.

Craig's career has brought him all over-reporting from everywhere from Washington D.C. to Red Square in Moscow, Russia. When he isn't reporting the news, Craig can be found taking on new adventures with his two daughters or exploring the coast of Maine in his kayak. His other passion is making furniture in his shop or just about anything involving the outdoors.