Comments for: MDI man gets four years for assaulting officer

Posted Jan. 31, 2013, at 2:33 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 31, 2013, at 3:42 p.m.

ELLSWORTH | A Mount Desert Island man has been sentenced to serve more than four years in prison for assaulting a Southwest Harbor police officer while being placed under arrest. Alfred Lanpher, 43, has prior convictions, some dating to the late 1980s, for burglary, assault, theft and tampering with …

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