Comments for: Police arrest three men after alleged copper theft spree

Posted Aug. 27, 2012, at 5:45 p.m.

BELFAST | Police released details Monday about a series of copper and other thefts in Waldo County that led to the arrest earlier this month of three Hancock County men. According to Detective Jason Bosco of the Waldo County Sheriff’s Office, Stewart Carney, 30, of Bucksport; Matthew Reed, 28, …

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  • Anonymous

    Now if only a judge would give some of these “fine citizens” the maximum sentence. They won’t but it’s wishful thinking on my part.

  • County Escapee

    With the price of gas, what would the profit margin be? Enough to replace the s___ box they were using? Brand them all with a large L and send these losers on their way!

    • Anonymous

      You  are right–it would have been cheaper to do some work.    

      These guys obviously failed basic arithmetic.  A year in the pen = 24hrs x 365 days = 8760 hrs.  Unless they made $65,000 each on all this haul, they will have “worked” for less than minimum wage.

  • Anonymous

    Belfast makes the news again……what is going on around there??!?

    • Belfast and Bangor seem to be the lucky ones lately!

  • Anonymous

    I still say the recycling people are just as guilty as the thieves.

  • Anonymous

    with all the charges they have each one shud get five years but probly will get a slap on the wrist and probation isnt right is it?

  • Anonymous

    hey dude want a job? naahh would rather go steal for it all i got to say is dont drop the soap

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