Court Listings

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.
VAN BUREN | An 80-year-old Florida man accused of strangling to death his 86-year-old Presque Isle neighbor has been indicted on a murder charge by the Aroostook County grand jury. Robert Craig of Clearwater, Florida was among the indictments handed down by the grand jury on Sept. 9, according …
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.
HOULTON | A Houlton man charged with kidnapping in March after allegedly holding a woman captive for several hours has been indicted on a new charge of assault on an officer. Aroostook County District Attorney Todd Collins released the results Tuesday of the grand jury indictments handed down on …

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.
MACHIAS | The Washington County Grand Jury on Wednesday indicted an Addison man already facing burglary and theft charges with an additional charge of failing to appear in court. William A. Popham, 31, was arrested Sept. 13, 2015, in connection with a burglary at the Barren View Golf Course …
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.
BELFAST | A group of five young adults who were arrested in connection with the Jan. 8 burglary and robbery of Patterson’s General Store in Burnham have been indicted by the Waldo County grand jury. The owner of the store interrupted the burglary and was attacked by one of …

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.
BANGOR | An Old Town woman was indicted Wednesday by the Penobscot County grand jury on one count each of theft by unauthorized taking, forgery and misuse of identification. Samantha Morin, 21, is accused of using her grandmother’s credit card without permission to purchase about $12,000 in gift cards …

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.
Dionhaywood Blackwell

Three men arrested at Bangor home indicted on drug charges

By Judy Harrison on Nov. 25, 2015, at 3:53 p.m.
Three of the five people arrested in a heroin bust in September at an Essex Street residence were indicted Wednesday by the Penobscot County grand jury on drug charges. Dionhaywood Blackwell, 31, of New Haven, Connecticut, was indicted on six counts of aggravated trafficking in scheduled drugs, …

Drug charges dominate indictments in Washington County

By Johanna S. Billings on Nov. 09, 2015, at 7:29 p.m.
Drug charges dominated the list of indictments handed down by the Washington County grand jury on Nov. 5.