Deputy Dennis Sampson, right, was a US Army veteran and worked as both a Maine deputy and patrol officer. Credit: Courtesy of Androscoggin County Sheriff's Office

The Androscoggin County Sheriff’s Office said in a weekend Facebook post that a member of its team died unexpectedly Saturday from an apparent heart attack.

Deputy Dennis Sampson, 50, was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He previously worked as a part-time officer for the Auburn Police Department and as a full-time officer for the Paris Police Department, according to the post.

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