June 22, 2018
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Two indicted on drug charges by Somerset County grand jury

By Alex Barber, BDN Staff

SKOWHEGAN, Maine — A Skowhegan couple was indicted Thursday on charges stemming from a drug bust that netted a cache of oxycodone pills.

Peter Breingan Jr., 35, and Maria S. Collins, 24, were indicted by a Somerset County grand jury on charges of trafficking in schedule W drugs and possession of schedule W drugs. Breingan was indicted on an additional charge of aggravated trafficking in schedule W drugs.

Seven members of the Somerset County Sheriff’s Department executed a drug search warrant at a home on Rosie Court in Skowhegan at about 1 p.m. on March 1, according to Detective Lt. Carl Gottardi II.

Police found 322 oxycodone pills with an approximate street value of $10,000, according to Gottardi. A loaded 9mm pistol, drug paraphernalia and $1,300 in cash were also seized.

Also indicted were:

Brandy L. Barrett, 27, Skowhegan, two counts receiving stolen property.

Bonny L. Buzzell, 48, Fairfield, aggravated assault, assault with priors.

Garrett Chapman, 23, Skowhegan, trafficking in schedule W drugs.

Nathan T. Corcoran, 27, Moscow, aggravated assault.

Cory W. Dodge, 20, Skowhegan, burglary, theft, criminal mischief.

Gerald T. Geisinger, 27, Corinna, theft.

Douglas W. Hanson, 37, Mt. Vernon, two counts theft by deception, two counts violating conditions of release.

Philip A. Henry III, 21, Madison, failure to report jail custody, violating conditions of release.

Jean Lampron, 56, Hartland, two counts burglary, theft, stealing drugs.

Leon E. Maloon, 56, Ripley, domestic violence criminal threatening, domestic violence assault, violating conditions of release, violation of protection from abuse.

Richard Scott Real, 31, Madison, theft.

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