Two Charged in Attempted Robbery

Staff Writer

With assistance from the Newport City Police, the state police arrested Zachariah Rathburn, age 21, and Hezekiah McCullough, age 22, both of Derby Line in connection with an attempted armed robbery at the Barton Circle K gas station Tuesday.
Rathburn faces a charge of assault and robbery, and was lodged at the Northern State Correctional Facility (NSCF) for lack of $10,000 bail. 
McCullough faces a charge of accessory aiding in the commission of a felony, and has also been lodged at the Northern State Correctional Facility for lack of $75,000 bail. 
Both are due in Orleans Criminal Court Today.
The investigation is ongoing.  Anyone with further information is asked to contact State Police Derby barracks or the Newport Police Department. 

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