Joseph Eaton, 34, arrested for killing killed four people in a Bowdoin home and shot three others on the interstate in Yarmouth, was released from prison on Friday.
Eaton been sentenced in March 2021 on a probation violation.
BREAKING: @WGME has confirmed that the suspect from yesterday’s mass shooting in Maine was just released from the Maine Correctional Center on Friday. Officials say Joseph Eaton was originally sentenced on March 10, 2021. He was brought in for probation revocation.
— Mal Meyer (@MalWGME) April 19, 2023
We're just beginning to get a look at the lengthy multi-state criminal record of Joseph Eaton, the man accused of killing 4 people yesterday in Bowdoin. We'll break it all down tonight at 5. @WGME @FOX23Maine pic.twitter.com/WLYHRlOwEn
— WGME Photojournalist 🎥📡 (@MENewsPhotog) April 19, 2023
Eaton posted a video on Facebook 12 hours before the deadly events. See it HERE.