By Nok-Noi Ricker on March 29, 2017, at 12:07 p.m.
A Sanford man who was convicted of a misdemeanor domestic violence crime in 2010 that barred him from having guns was sentenced for felony gun possession Tuesday in federal court, according to a news release issued by the office of acting U.S. Attorney Richard W. Murphy.
By Jake Bleiberg on March 29, 2017, at 7:27 a.m.
Local taxpayers will be left to foot a legal bill that has already topped $1 million.
By Judy Harrison on March 22, 2017, at 6:57 p.m.
Former Old Town police sergeant Michael J. Hashey is accused of stealing more than $10,000 from the City of Old Town.
By Judy Harrison on March 22, 2017, at 6:37 p.m.
Robert Kenneth Lindell Jr. is accused of bilking the money from the victim, who died in June 2012 at the age of 92, and from her estate and life insurance payout.
By J.W. Oliver on March 21, 2017, at 8:32 a.m.
A Wiscasset woman who police say was the supplier to a Wiscasset man who died of a heroin overdose in August 2016 has been sentenced to two years in prison.
By Judy Harrison on March 20, 2017, at 12:12 p.m.
By Dawn Gagnon on March 18, 2017, at 2:22 p.m.
A leader of a gang that brought crack cocaine from Connecticut to the Bangor area to be sold and transported guns purchased illegally pleaded guilty to federal racketeering, drug trafficking and money laundering charges.
By Judy Harrison on March 18, 2017, at 9:43 a.m.
The lawsuit alleged that dancers were “misclassified” by the company as independent contractors rather than employees and were required to pay varying fees for dancing during certain hours, parking their cars and bottled water.
By Nick McCrea on March 18, 2017, at 6 a.m.
Adam Littlefield had at least three prior convictions in the past decade for driving with a revoked license, including one Aug. 23, 2016, just days before the fatal crash.
By Nick McCrea on March 17, 2017, at 5:12 p.m.
A Department of Health and Human Services employee reported receiving a tip that Kuhn built improvised explosive devices and blew them up near his 7-year old son.
By Nick McCrea on March 17, 2017, at 4:39 p.m.
Reed’s record of convictions for violent sexual crimes stretches back to a 1983 conviction for raping a teenage hitchhiker he had picked up in Lincolnville.
By Beth Brogan on March 17, 2017, at 12:05 p.m.
A 36-year-old Dresden man serving 18 years in prison for raping a 14-year-old in a Delaware motel will be arraigned March 23 on federal charges that include production, possession and receipt of child pornography and coercion and enticement of a minor stemming from the same incident.
By Jen Lynds on March 17, 2017, at 11:43 a.m.
A Caribou man was indicted by the Aroostook County grand jury after allegedly stealing a car and a snowmobile on Jan. 1, 2017.
By Judy Harrison on March 17, 2017, at 10:12 a.m.
If convicted, he faces up to 20 years in federal prison and a fine of up to $250,000.
By Zachary Fagenson, Reuters on March 17, 2017, at 5:51 a.m.
Miami baseball star Jose Fernandez was to blame for a boat crash that killed him and two passengers last year, Florida officials said on Thursday, finding that his reckless and impaired driving led the vessel to slam into a rock jetty.
By Nick McCrea on March 16, 2017, at 12:04 p.m.
A local woman will be sentenced next month for manslaughter and other charges following a car crash last year that caused the death of one of her passengers.
By Judy Harrison on March 15, 2017, at 12:42 p.m.
A Superior Court judge issued a warrant Monday for the arrest of a former Windham man accused of financially exploiting an elderly neighbor after he did not show up for his jury trial at the Cumberland County Courthouse.
By Joel Rosenblatt, Bloomberg on March 15, 2017, at 8:40 a.m.
“If I can kill this I should get a medal,” the EPA deputy division director said, according to a court filing.
By Beth Brogan on March 14, 2017, at 5:34 p.m.
Each of the seven counts carries a maximum sentence of five years in prison and a $250,000 fine.
By Judy Harrison on March 14, 2017, at 2:16 p.m.
John D. Fraser was arrested on Nov. 20 after he attempted to cross the border in Calais.