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Two men indicted in Hancock County in connection with supermarket pharmacy robbery

By Bill Trotter on Dec. 07, 2014, at 12:27 p.m.
ELLSWORTH | Two men accused of being involved in a robbery last spring at an Ellsworth supermarket were among 16 people indicted last week by the Hancock County grand jury. Curtis D. Knudsen, 23, of Gouldsboro and Michael E. Robbins, 23, of Sorrento each were indicted Dec. 4 on …

Former Dunkin’ Donuts employee in Ellsworth charged in $13,000 theft

By Bill Trotter on Nov. 15, 2014, at 4:39 p.m.
A now-former employee at a local Dunkin’ Donuts has been summoned on a charge of felony theft after she allegedly stole thousands of dollars from the business. According to Ellsworth police Detective Dotty Small, Jessica Woodman, 33, of Ellsworth is accused of embezzling $13,693.40 from the doughnut, …
Justin Martin, 25, of Fairfield is being held without bail in the  York County Jail after police arrested him on a charge of aggravated domestic violence assault.

Police say man stabbed by brother in Kennebunkport

By Staff, CBS 13 on Nov. 08, 2014, at 6:23 p.m.
KENNEBUNKPORT — Police say a man is lucky to be alive after he was stabbed early Saturday morning in Kennebunkport by a man police believe is the victim’s brother. Justin Martin, 25, of Fairfield is being held without bail in the York County Jail after he was arrested on a …
Kenneth Goodrich

Newport man accused of torching mother’s house, alleged medical pot thieves on Penobscot County indictment list

By Dawn Gagnon on Oct. 29, 2014, at 8:20 p.m.
BANGOR | A Newport man accused of burning his mother’s home down and killing her dogs was indicted Wednesday by the Penobscot County grand jury. Kenneth Goodrich, 44, was indicted on two counts each of arson and aggravated cruelty to animals and one count of criminal use of explosives …

St. Louis man readies for 1988 Knox County drunken driving trial

By Stephen Betts on Oct. 29, 2014, at 6:27 p.m.
ROCKLAND | A St. Louis man is scheduled to go on trial next month on a drunken driving charge from 26 years ago. Richard B. Sant, 52, wanted to deal with the case and put it behind him, defense attorney Walter McKee said Wednesday. Sant was arrested July 9, …

Drugs, domestic violence crimes top Aroostook County grand jury list

By Jen Lynds on Sept. 18, 2014, at 5:17 p.m.
CARIBOU | The majority of indictments out of the Aroostook County grand jury this month were for crimes stemming from drugs and domestic violence. Twenty-nine individuals were indicted, according to District Attorney Todd Collins, who released the indictments this week. The following were Indicted: Nathan D. Brewer, 34, Mapleton, …

York County corrections officers indicted on charges of smuggling drugs into jail

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 05, 2014, at 3:41 p.m.
ALFRED | Three York County corrections officers and four former officers were indicted by the grand jury Thursday on charges of smuggling drugs into the jail, according to officials. York County Sheriff Maurice Ouellette said in a statement that the three officers have been placed on leave and are …
Andrew Maderios

Nokomis teacher among those indicted in Somerset County

By Ryan McLaughlin on Sept. 05, 2014, at 2:49 p.m.
SKOWHEGAN | A Nokomis Regional High School teacher was indicted by the grand jury Friday on four counts of aggravated assault and four charges of domestic violence assault. Andrew Maderios, 28, of Pittsfield, who had been arrested earlier this summer, was one of 11 people indicted by the Somerset …

Two alleged sex abusers indicted by Waldo County grand jury

By Abigail Curtis on Aug. 21, 2014, at 5:40 p.m.
BELFAST | Two men accused of sexually abusing children were indicted last week by the Waldo County grand jury. Jason Baldwin, 40, of Palermo came to police attention last summer after a teenage girl’s mother complained that he was harassing her daughter. The mother said that Baldwin was “obsessed …

Eight accused burglars among 16 indicted in Hancock County

By Bill Trotter on Aug. 12, 2014, at 6:15 p.m.
ELLSWORTH | Eight people accused of committing various burglaries were indicted last week by a Hancock County grand jury. A total of 16 people were indicted in Hancock County on Aug. 7. Daniel J. Lindsey of Ellsworth and Peter L. Nadeau of Otis, both 35 years old, each were …
Carl E. Smith

Former Howland police chief indicted for alleged sexual abuse of twins

By Judy Harrison on July 30, 2014, at 5:54 p.m.
BANGOR | A former Howland police chief who has been jailed since May for allegedly sexually abusing five-year-old twin girls earlier this year was indicted Wednesday by the Penobscot County grand jury on one count of gross sexual assault and two counts of unlawful sexual contact. Carl E. Smith, …

Sex assault, prison charges, drugs dominate Knox County grand jury

By Stephen Betts on July 08, 2014, at 12:39 p.m.
ROCKLAND | Fifteen people were indicted Monday by a Knox County Grand Jury that met for one day. Charges issued by the grand jury ranged from sexual assault to drug possession, and also included alleged offenses by Maine State Prison inmates. Josiah A. Bernardo, 18, Rockland, was indicted for …
Anthony Bari

Dexter man accused of smothering dog indicted by grand jury

By Nok-Noi Ricker on June 25, 2014, at 6:52 p.m.
BANGOR | A Dexter man accused of killing a dog in May has been indicted by the Penobscot County grand jury on charges of aggravated cruelty to animals and criminal cruelty to animals. Anthony Bari, 52, was arrested on May 22 in Dexter after local police received a complaint …

Man accused in Bangor stabbing goes to court

By Gabor Degre on June 23, 2014, at 6:35 p.m.
Anthony Bowie, 24, of Bangor makes his first court appearance after being arrested Friday. He is charged with elevated aggravated assault in connection with a stabbing reported to police about 10:40 p.m. Thursday in front of 209 Warren St. in Bangor.

Prosecutors seek five-year prison sentence in West Paris manslaughter case

By Christopher Crosby, Sun Journal on June 14, 2014, at 2:19 p.m.
PARIS — Prosecutors recommended a five-year prison sentence for Kristina Lowe, 21, of Oxford, convicted last month on two counts of manslaughter and one count of leaving the scene of a high-speed crash that killed two West Paris teens in 2012. In a sentencing memo filed with Oxford County Superior …
During a blizzard in February 2013, the 42-foot lobster boat Xtreme Measures (left) broke from its mooring off Spruce Head. Owner Jason Hooper had no luck finding the vessel, but 10 days after it broke its mooring, the 76-foot offshore lobster boat Amy Philbrick (right) spotted it 150 miles out to sea and towed it to Portsmouth, New Hampshire. A lawsuit concerning the case by the owner of the Amy Philbrick has been settled but both sides are not releasing the details.

Parties mum on settlement to end salvage claim against drifting Spruce Head lobster boat

By Stephen Betts on June 07, 2014, at 3:44 p.m.
PORTLAND | A lawsuit by the owner of a vessel that rescued a drifting lobster boat 16 months ago has been settled but both sides are not releasing the details. The case centers on the 42-foot lobster boat Xtreme Measures which broke from its mooring off Spruce Head during …
Roger Summerson II

Woman accused of trying to run over boyfriend with car among Penobscot grand jury indictments

By Dawn Gagnon on May 28, 2014, at 9 p.m.
BANGOR | A pregnant Bangor woman who allegedly hit her former boyfriend with her car last month and another Bangor woman who pulled a knife during a scuffle with a security officer at the Bangor Mall and wound up injuring herself were among the 34 people indicted Wednesday by …

Penobscot County grand jury indicts Connecticut man who allegedly attacked, punched two Veazie women

By Dawn Gagnon on April 30, 2014, at 7:25 p.m.
BANGOR | A Connecticut man accused of assaulting two women in Veazie and a local transient in possession of bath salts who attempted to get away from Bangor police were among the 45 people indicted Wednesday by the Penobscot County grand jury. Rike Guerrier, 24, of Wethersfield, Conn., was …
Benjamin Hodgdon

Former teacher accused of sexually assaulting student among 13 indicted in Hancock County

By Bill Trotter on April 14, 2014, at 12:56 p.m.
ELLSWORTH | A former middle school teacher and coach was among more than a dozen people indicted last week by the Hancock County grand jury. Also indicted were three people accused of committing a robbery in Ellsworth in August 2011 and a Trenton man who allegedly stabbed and sexually …

Medway couple, trucking firm indicted in connection with deceptive sale of wood

By Judy Harrison on March 26, 2014, at 6:39 p.m.
BANGOR | A Medway couple and their company were indicted Wednesday by the Penobscot County grand jury for allegedly passing off mixed wood as cedar. Ellen McLaughlin, 55, Jay R. McLaughlin, 56, and their firm McLaughlin’s Timber Trucking Inc. were indicted on two counts each of theft by unauthorized …
 
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