Court Listings


Eight indicted on conspiracy, methamphetamine charges in The County

By Jen Lynds on Oct. 19, 2016, at 3:55 p.m.
The Aroostook County grand jury during its September session indicted two Orient residents who were allegedly operating a methamphetamine lab.
Christian Tattan

Maine man shot during custody dispute among those indicted

By Judy Harrison on Sept. 28, 2016, at 7:28 p.m.
Colby Corriveau

Maine man indicted after allegedly threatening to drown woman in bathtub

By Abigail Curtis on Sept. 21, 2016, at 6:19 p.m.
“She said that he began filling the tub, telling her he was going to drown her.”
Robert Craig

Florida man, 80, indicted in strangling death of Presque Isle resident

By Jen Lynds on Sept. 14, 2016, at 4:25 p.m.
Francis Murphy

Maine man, 83, indicted in connection with assault on companion

By Judy Harrison on Aug. 24, 2016, at 5:21 p.m.
An 83-year-old man arrested in June after allegedly attacking his 85-year-old companion and attempting to strangle her was indicted.

Kidnapping suspect accused of assaulting corrections officer

By Jen Lynds on Aug. 10, 2016, at 5:42 p.m.

Man accused of beating puppy among 20 indicted in Hancock County

By Bill Trotter on Aug. 05, 2016, at 8:18 p.m.
William A. Comtois, 23, was indicted on a single Class C felony charge of aggravated cruelty to animals.

Driver in fatal Belfast crash charged with manslaughter

By Abigail Curtis on July 15, 2016, at 5:21 p.m.
The grand jury indicted Chelsea Larrabee on a charge of manslaughter, a Class A offense punishable by as much as 30 years in prison and a fine of up to $50,000.
Nicholas Spencer

Maine man indicted for manslaughter, OUI in crash that killed brother

By Judy Harrison on June 29, 2016, at 4:09 p.m.
Nicholas Spencer was driving on County Road in Milford at a high rate of speed on Feb. 24 when he lost control of his vehicle and struck a telephone pole and a large rock, Chief Deputy William Sheehan of the Penobscot County Sheriff’s Office said in a statement released at the time.

Grand jury indicts Houlton man on charges of kidnapping, terrorizing

By Jen Lynds on June 21, 2016, at 2:23 p.m.
A Houlton man charged with kidnapping in March has been indicted on numerous related charges.
Hyacinthe Baril

Suspects in drug busts among 32 people indicted in Hancock County

By Bill Trotter on June 14, 2016, at 3:28 p.m.
A total of six people involved in two significant drug busts last December were indicted June 9 by the Hancock County grand jury.

Drugs, thefts dominate Washington County indictments

By Johanna S. Billings on May 11, 2016, at 6:31 p.m.
Merrill “Mike” Kimball arrives in court for sentencing in Portland for the October 2013 murder of Leon Kelley, June 5, 2015.

Supreme court asked to overturn murder conviction in bee farm slaying

By Judy Harrison on April 07, 2016, at 12:13 p.m.
Merrill “Mike” Kimball, who is serving a 25-year sentence at the Maine State Prison in Warren, is seeking a new trial or to be exonerated and released. He was convicted by a Cumberland County jury in April 2015.

Greenbush man indicted on multiple sex charges

By Judy Harrison on March 23, 2016, at 6:33 p.m.
A Greenbush man was indicted by the Penobscot County grand jury on multiple sex charges.

Group accused of burglary indicted by Waldo County grand jury

By Abigail Curtis on March 22, 2016, at 6:38 p.m.

Machias woman accused of trafficking drugs indicted

By Johanna S. Billings on March 08, 2016, at 2:23 p.m.
A Machias woman was indicted Monday on six charges stemming from two different events.

Old Town woman accused of stealing grandmother’s credit card

By Judy Harrison on Jan. 27, 2016, at 6:56 p.m.

Gray woman pleads guilty to illegally getting more than $25,000 in VA benefits

By Judy Harrison on Jan. 09, 2016, at 3:06 p.m.
McKenney faces up to 10 years in federal prison and a fine of up to $250,000.

Assault, drug charges dominate Aroostook County indictments

By Jen Lynds on Dec. 16, 2015, at 3:54 p.m.
Assaults and drugs dominated the list of charges against 19 individuals indicted this month by the Aroostook County grand jury.

Drug, assault charges dominate Knox County indictments

By Stephen Betts on Dec. 16, 2015, at 3:45 p.m.
The Knox County grand jury indicted 19 people during a two-day session that ended Wednesday for a total of 77 charges including assaults and drug offenses.