Comments for: Lewiston stabbing suspect freed after plea deal

Posted Sept. 24, 2013, at 8:05 p.m.

AUBURN, Maine — One day after his mistrial, Raikuez Melchoirre was freed from jail, where he’d spent more than two years awaiting trial in connection with a 2011 stabbing. Melchoirre agreed to plead guilty Tuesday to a charge of aggravated assault, a Class B felony, punishable by up to 10 …

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