Maine hermit living in wild for 27 years arrested

Posted: April 10, 2013 - 1:51pm


his April 2013 booking photo released by the Kennebec County Sheriff's Office in Augusta, Maine, shows Christopher Knight, arrested Thursday, April 4, 2013, while stealing food from a camp in Rome, Maine. Authorities said Knight, known as the North Pond Hermit and who lived for 27 years in the woods of central Maine, may be responsible for more than 1,000 burglaries.
ROME, Maine (AP) — A man who lived like a hermit for decades in a makeshift camp in the central Maine woods, who may be responsible for more than 1,...