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Westbrook airman's body makes final journey to Maine

The body of Shawn Mckeough, the Westbrook airman murdered over the weekend in Arkansas, was escorted by police back to Maine Thursday night.

PORTLAND, Maine — The body of Westbrook native and Senior airman Shawn Mckeough made its final journey back to Maine Thursday.

The 23-year-old was murdered last Friday after police say he tried to stop an armed robbery at a convenience store in North Little Rock, Arkansas.

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His body was escorted by police to the Jones, Rich and Barnes Funeral Home in Portland from Logan Airport in Boston.

They arrived Thursday evening around 6 p.m.

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