BOWDOINHAM, Maine (AP) — Maine State Police say they have arrested a teenage boy in connection with the death of a 55-year-old woman in Bowdoinham.

Police say they responded Monday morning to the mobile home of Beulah "Marie" Sylvester and found her unresponsive. They say they arrested a Bowdoinham teenager and charged him with murder on Wednesday.

Police aren't releasing the name of the boy. They say he has been taken to Long Creek Youth Development Center in South Portland and will make his first court appearance on Friday afternoon.

Police also aren't releasing Sylvester's cause of death. They are classifying the death as a homicide.


Information from: Portland Press Herald,