BANGOR, Maine (WABI) – Detective Ben Campbell would have been 32 years old on Monday.
Wednesday was a tough day for all participants, especially since the Maine State Police press conference was held this afternoon and the details of Campbell's life were explained.
He was born in East Hampton, Massachusetts.
He graduated from Westfield State College and then from the Maine Criminal Justice Academy in 2012.
He was posted to Northern Penobscot County and lived in Millinocket with his wife Hilary and their 6 month old son Everett …
"He had a classic smile," said Colonel John Cote of the Maine State Police. "He was really a guy who, when I say he's one of our best – he always saw the good in everything that happened, he always focused on the positive. entered, his smile was part I had the chance to meet him, including during his promotion, and I told people that when he had the opportunity to introduce yourself his wife Hilary, he was shining with joy.He was so proud and loved him so much.He introduced him to you and you would think that he just won the lottery.He is very proud of his marriage and his new son. "