Archive for October, 2002

A teary-eyed Jeffrey Cookson (center) talks briefly with his attorneys, Steve Brochu (left) and William Maselli, after his sentencing. Cookson was sentenced to two consecutive life terms.

Cookson sentenced to life for double murder

By Renee Ordway, BDN staff on Oct. 16, 2002, at 1:18 p.m.
BANGOR – Tearful, yet unrepentant, Jeffrey Cookson looked Justice Roland Cole in the eye Tuesday and swore he never killed anyone. “This is between you, me and the Lord,” Cookson told the judge. Moments later, a clearly disgusted judge did not hesitate before sentencing Cookson to two consecutive life sentences …