Comments for: Suspect in car fire was subject of stakeout when Chevy Impala torched

Posted Aug. 05, 2011, at 6:19 p.m.
Last modified Aug. 07, 2011, at 10:48 a.m.

BANGOR | Investigators were in Prentiss Township on a stakeout the night a state fire marshal’s car was torched, watching for the same man who later was charged with setting the car on fire. A call from John Weckerly, the man accused of setting fire to the state-owned 2009 …


An earlier version of this story contained a wrong name. James Aucoin is the assistant district attorney for Penobscot County, not James Diehl.

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