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WABI TV 5 - Local News
Thursday's march was dedicated to the memory of Colby College student Dawn Rossignol, who was sexually assaulted and murdered last September.
Police continued to search for a ...
Police continued to search for a motive in the town's first homicide investigation since 2003, when the body of kidnapped Colby College student Dawn Rossignol was found on Rice Rips Road.
heraldsun.com: Student Murder Jolts Quiet Maine College
That was before Sept. 16, when a stranger walked on to campus, snatched 21-year-old Dawn Rossignol of Medway and killed her in what police say was a random act.
"The whole idea of the 'Colby bubble' is being burst," said Drew McKechnie, a friend of Rossignol
and a fellow senior at the private, liberal arts college.
...Investigators believe Rossignol, a dean's list student, was abducted while going to her car.She
was reported missing when she
failed to show up for the morning appointment in Bangor.
After a massive search, Rossingnol's body was discovered Sept. 17 near a small dam about a mile from campus.Police have not said how she
"was a caring person" who smiled a lot and "one of those people who quietly goes about her business and does a good job about it," said McKechnie, of Hudson, Ohio, who met her while they worked on campus jobs during the summer.
A member of the Christian Fellowship
on campus, Rossignol
came from a northern Maine town that has long been a home to loggers and paperworkers.She
was valedictorian of her
high school class and active in her
seemed comfortable associating with a group of close friends.
lived upstairs from me," said Liz Bomze, who also works on the student newspaper.
Hackett drifted in and out of jail, prison
Edward J. Hackett, who is facing a murder charge in the slaying of Colby College senior Dawn Rossignol, has a criminal record dating back more than 30 years:
, a 21-year-old Colby College
student, is reported missing.
Sept. 17, 2003: Oakland.Rossignol's body is found in a stream, about 300 yards from her
Sept. 25, 2003: Hackett is charged with kidnapping and murdering Rossignol
Hackett is charged with abducting Dawn Rossignol
of Medway from the Waterville campus, taking her to a gravel road in nearby Oakland, and killing her.
According to Oakland Town Manager Gary ...
According to Oakland Town Manager Gary Bowman, Wednesday's shooting marks the town's first homicide investigation since 2003, when the body of kidnapped Colby College student Dawn Rossignol was discovered in the town.