Comments for: Inmate pleads not guilty in beating death of another prisoner

Posted May 29, 2012, at 11:49 a.m.

ROCKLAND | A 49-year-old Maine State Prison inmate pleaded not guilty Tuesday morning to charges that he was involved in the 2011 beating death of another prisoner. Franklin Higgins entered not guilty pleas before Justice Jeffrey Hjelm in Knox County Superior Court to two counts of aggravated attempted murder. …

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  • i know this guy he is a cold blooded killer hopefully he will be convicted and never be released, but at least there is one less killer being taken care of by tax payers.

  • OldWench

    Too much violence in the world.  Earlier today I read about a naked man chewing the face off another naked man in broad day light by the off ramp of the causeway in Miami.  Police had to shoot and kill the attacker because he wouldn’t stop when police told him to…just kept chewing.  They think he was on bath salts.  Insane.

    • Guest

      OMG! Shirley you jest! 
      No, I’ve never seen you fib.

      • OldWench

        I wish I were just joking, but I’m not.  It’s all over the national news with headings like zombie attack in Miami; Naked cannibal chews off man’s face; Naked man shot by police while eating another man’s face.  There are even pictures circulating online and I will warn you…do NOT look for them…you don’t want to see them.  I have a stomach of steel and nearly puked.

        Here’s a non-photo link to the story from CNN: (there is a video, but this only shows the legs of the guys and blurred out nether regions. It doesn’t show the gore.

        http://news.blogs.cnn.com/2012/05/29/reports-miami-zombie-attacker-may-have-been-using-bath-salts/?hpt=us_r1

        • Guest

          Thank you for the link (Ii think) and UGH! The world news is atrocious enough, but this really, Really, tops it.

          • Anonymous

            I am actually surprised the BDN hasn’t reported about it…it is so bizarre and all over the national news.

  • Guest

    At least they’re feeding off each other. There’s more to come.
    Nasty and harsh? Maybe….

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