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Ellsworth, Maine

Loaded gun found in L.L. Bean outlet

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Police in Maine are looking for the owner of a loaded 9mm handgun that was discovered inside a bathroom at an L.L. Bean outlet store. Police Chief John DeLeo said the gun had a bullet in the chamber when an employee found it late Wednesday morning in the Ellsworth outlet. He said the employee called police. The chief told the Bangor Daily News that he hopes the owner comes forward to claim the firearm, but that they might be facing a reckless conduct charge.

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