JAY — A Look Brook Circle resident was arrested Friday on a charge of possession of firearms by a felon.
The Police Department received information that Scott McAlpine, 48, of Jay, who is prohibited from having firearms, might have them at his residence, Detective Richard Caton IV said.
McAlpine has felony convictions for burglary and forgery and is not allowed to have guns, he said.
Police got a search warrant and checked his home Friday and found three firearms. McAlpine was arrested and taken to Franklin County Jail late Friday afternoon.
Jay police and officers from the Maine Warden Service helped with the search, Caton said.