June 19, 2018
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Jefferson woman pleads guilty to being driver, lookout in 46 crimes

The Associated Press

AUGUSTA, Maine — A Maine woman police say acted as a driver or a lookout in dozens of burglaries and thefts committed by her boyfriend has pleaded guilty to taking part in 46 crimes.

Emily Allen-Perry of Jefferson pleaded guilty Wednesday in Kennebec County Superior Court to her involvement in dozens of crimes between Sept. 1 and Dec. 27 in Augusta, Belgrade, Benton, Chelsea, Clinton, Farmingdale, Gardiner, Hallowell, Manchester, Readfield, Vassalboro, Windsor and Winthrop.

Prosecutors say the 22-year-old Allen-Perry also took stolen items, including jewelry, to pawn stores.

The Kennebec Journal reported that the case was cracked after Allen-Perry pawned some distinctive jewelry that was recognized by the owner.

Allen-Perry faces seven years in jail, with at least five suspended at sentencing.

Her lawyer described her as “a bright person.”

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