Death at Frederic Street Campsite Ruled a Homicide


On January 18, 2023, at approximately 4:40 pm., police were called to a campside at the end of Frederic Street, near the Fore River Parkway Trail System, for the report of a person in need of medical assistance.

Officers located the body of 36-year-old Nicholas J. Garner, who was pronounced dead at the scene.  An autopsy was conducted by the Offiice of the Chief Medical Examiner and his death was ruled a homicide.  The cause of a death is not being released adt this time.  This case remains under investigation.

investigators urge anyone with knowledge of this case to contact them at (207) 874-8558.