By Stephen Betts on July 25, 2016, at 11:50 a.m.
The defendant also is asking for a new attorney.
By CBS 13 on July 23, 2016, at 1:19 p.m.
A therapist accused of sexually assaulting a former patient is back in trouble with the law after police say he contacted the victim while out on bail.
By Judy Harrison on July 22, 2016, at 5:42 p.m.
BANGOR | A Southwest Harbor man was sentenced Friday in U.S. District Court to six months in federal prison in connection with a May 2014 drunken-driving crash in Acadia National Park, according to the U.S. attorney’s office. In addition to prison time, Justin Bent, 29, was sentenced to three …
By Ryan McLaughlin on July 22, 2016, at 4:42 p.m.
A Canaan youth pastor was indicted this week by a Kennebec County grand jury on an unlawful sexual contact charge involving a minor.
By Judy Harrison on July 22, 2016, at 3:05 p.m.
Kliton Xhemali, 33, of Bangor also was sentenced to three years of supervised release.
By Stephen Betts on July 22, 2016, at 10:09 a.m.
A 42-year-old man from Friendship will serve 30 days in jail after he was sentenced Thursday for assaulting a woman and beating a dog.
By Judy Harrison on July 22, 2016, at 9:57 a.m.
A former Bangor man pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court to one count of conspiring to distribute and possess with the intent to distribute crack cocaine.
By Marissa Bodnar, WGME on July 21, 2016, at 6:22 p.m.
Prosecutors said Johnny Ouch, 21, fired a gun that night in 2015 but he was not the one who killed a Scarborough teen.
By Judy Harrison on July 21, 2016, at 6:04 p.m.
In addition to prison time, Adam Norton, 32, was sentenced to three years of supervised release.
By Stephen Betts on July 21, 2016, at 5:55 p.m.
If Don McLean commits no additional crimes over the next year, he will not serve any jail time but will be fined a total of $3,000.
By Judy Harrison on July 21, 2016, at 5:15 p.m.
A Penobscot jury Wednesday found an Eddington man guilty of two counts of possession of sexually explicit materials and one count of violation of privacy, according to the Penobscot County district attorney’s office.
By Judy Harrison on July 21, 2016, at 3:31 p.m.
The court also issued a public censure and reprimand of the part-time, elected judge who also practices law in southern Maine.
By Judy Harrison on July 21, 2016, at 12:55 p.m.
A local man was sentenced Thursday at the Augusta Judicial Center to 50 years in prison for slaying his girlfriend nearly three years ago.
By Judy Harrison on July 21, 2016, at 12:45 p.m.
A Hermon man pleaded guilty Thursday in U.S. District Court to one count of failing to register as a sex offender.
By Stephen Betts on July 21, 2016, at 12:18 p.m.
A 22-year-old Warren man will begin an eight-month jail sentence in November for an assault that nearly killed his victim.
By Judy Harrison on July 20, 2016, at 2:57 p.m.
Four more people charged in connection with a drug distribution ring that allegedly operated in the Dexter area for a dozen years pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court to drug conspiracy charges.
By Judy Harrison on July 19, 2016, at 5:23 p.m.
A local man was sentenced Tuesday at the Penobscot Judicial Center to nine years in prison with all but five years suspended for a series of residential burglaries last summer that victims said robbed them of their sense of security and left them feeling violated.
By Judy Harrison on July 19, 2016, at 12:29 p.m.
A Caribou man Monday waived indictment and pleaded guilty in federal court to making a false statement during the purchase of a firearm, according to the U.S. attorney’s office.
By Beth Brogan on July 18, 2016, at 7:47 p.m.
PORTLAND | A Sanford man was sentenced Monday to nearly 12 years in prison for conspiring to distribute heroin and fentanyl, a sentence lengthened because he possessed a gun at the time and then tried to get a co-defendant to lie about the charges. Jesse Roy, 37, was sentenced …
By Stephen Betts on July 18, 2016, at 6:36 p.m.
A local lawyer who concocted an elaborate scheme to bilk his company of more than $5 million will be going to prison for nearly six years.