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Posted Sept. 13, 2013, at 12:01 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 14, 2014, at 5:56 p.m.

Editor’s Note: This story was amended on Jan. 14, 2014, to remove references to Malcolm French that were revealed to be incorrect during testimony at the trial of French and two other men. See correction below. Acting on a tip, four Maine game wardens headed to a remote corner of …


The man wardens encountered at a gate on the property was misidentified as Malcolm French in an affidavit filed in U.S. District Court on Sept. 23, 2009, for a warrant to search the property. Wardens who testified at French’s trial in Bangor on Jan. 9 said they did not know who the man was but later learned he was not French. The unidentified man was driving a white truck registered to French, according to testimony.

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