BANGOR — A robbery suspect who attempted to elude police by driving onto a municipal golf course and circling the fairways has been arrested.

Bangor police say 46-year-old Jeffrey Macy of Eastbrook has been charged with felony, drug and other charges after being apprehended at Bangor Municipal Golf Course on Sunday.

Officers responding to a robbery at a Rite Aid drug store at about 3:45 p.m. attempted to stop Macy’s car, but he drove to the golf course and began circling the 17th and 18th fairways. At one point, he struck a Chevrolet Tahoe driven by a police sergeant.

An officer used his vehicle to puncture the left front wheel of Macy’s car, rendering it immobile.

Damages estimates for the golf course were not immediately known.

Augusta and Waterville news

Get news and events from your towns in your inbox every Friday.


  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.