Archive for August, 2002


Retrial denied for man convicted of double murder

By Judy Harrison on Aug. 13, 2002, at 1:30 p.m.
BANGOR – A man convicted of a 1999 double homicide in Dexter was denied a new trial Friday by a Penobscot County Superior Court judge. Jeffrey Cookson of Dover-Foxcroft was convicted in December 2000 of the execution-style slaying of his former girlfriend, 20-year-old Mindy Gould, and 21-month-old Treven Cunningham, for …