Archive for February, 2002


Man retracts murder confession; says Cookson offered him money

By Renee Ordway, BDN Staff on Feb. 02, 2002, at 1:27 p.m.
BANGOR – A man who confessed to lawyers and police that he killed a young woman and a small child in Dexter two years ago took the stand Friday and said he didn’t do it and that Jeffrey Cookson, the convicted killer, offered him money to last a lifetime in …