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Houlton police seeking info on armed robbery in Houlton

By Jen Lynds on Dec. 09, 2016, at 5:37 p.m.
Anyone who may have information is asked to call Houlton police at 532-2287.
Old Town police arrested five people — three of them residents and two of them from Bronx, New York — as the result of an investigation into alleged drug activity in the community.

Old Town police arrest 5 on crack, heroin charges

By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 09, 2016, at 5:26 p.m.
Old Town police arrested five people — three of them residents and two of them from Bronx, New York — as the result of an investigation into alleged drug activity in the community.

Winterport student accused of assault with a plastic knife

By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 09, 2016, at 3:13 p.m.
It was not immediately clear what the student was charged with.
Actor Judge Reinhold poses as he arrives for the taping of the Spike TV special tribute "Eddie Murphy: One Night Only" at the Saban theatre in Beverly Hills, California, Nov. 3, 2012.

Actor Judge Reinhold arrested at Dallas airport

By Reuters on Dec. 09, 2016, at 9 a.m.
Actor Judge Reinhold has been arrested at Dallas Love Field Airport after he refused to be screened at a security check point, police said.
Auburn police are investigating a shooting. Two people were being treated for gunshot wounds at a nearby hospital.

Two people treated for gunshot wounds after Auburn shooting

By CBS 13 on Dec. 09, 2016, at 7:30 a.m.
Auburn police are investigating a shooting on Bowdoin Street.

Police: Bodies of man, woman found in Hebron house

on Dec. 08, 2016, at 5:05 p.m.
The bodies were discovered by a neighbor.

Two arrested in Gouldsboro on crack, heroin charges

By Dawn Gagnon on Dec. 08, 2016, at 3:14 p.m.
The MDEA arrested two Gouldsboro residents Wednesday on felony drug trafficking charges.
Jeremy Somers

Police: Bangor man arrested after jumping from second-story window to escape

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 07, 2016, at 5 p.m.
Jeremy Somers “barricaded himself inside the apartment” before attempting his failed escape, Detective Lt. David Bushey said.
The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency has arrested three people following the discovery of a meth lab inside a home in Sherman. As part of an ongoing investigation into the illicit manufacturing of methamphetamine, MDEA’s Aroostook County Task Force, assisted by the Aroostook County Sheriff’s Office and US Border Patrol Agents, searched the mobile home at 130 Silver Ridge Road in Sherman Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016. Found inside were materials consistent with the manufacture of methamphetamine and the MDEA lab response team was called to assist with evidence collection and clean-up.

Three people charged in Sherman meth lab case; 123rd such case this year

By Jen Lynds on Dec. 07, 2016, at 2:17 p.m.
Three people were arrested Tuesday and charged with crimes related to the alleged unlawful operation of a methamphetamine lab in Sherman, according to the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency.
Steven Gadsden

5 people charged in connection with burglaries in Penobscot County

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 06, 2016, at 6:35 p.m.
Five suspects, including a father and two sons, are facing charges in connection with separate burglaries on Monday here and in nearby Eddington and Clifton.

2 out-of-staters charged with card skimming at Brewer gas station

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 05, 2016, at 5:19 p.m.
A car parked at the gas pumps of a closed convenience store early Sunday morning seemed weird to Brewer police Sgt. Paul Gauvin, who caught 2 out-of-staters attempting to skim credit card numbers.
James Kuhn

Maine dad who assaulted children with shock collar accused of making explosives

By Nick McCrea on Dec. 02, 2016, at 5:36 p.m.
James Kuhn, 30, faces charges of criminal use of explosives, reckless conduct and endangering the welfare of a child.

Man arrested in Lewiston shooting

By CBS 13 on Dec. 02, 2016, at 5:20 p.m.
Around 4:30 a.m., police say the victim showed up at a hospital with a gunshot wound to his arm.
Cedric Butler

Boston woman accused of bringing crack cocaine to Bangor to sell for friend’s bail money

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 02, 2016, at 1:28 p.m.
After a Boston man was arrested for selling crack cocaine in the city earlier this week, a couple of his acquaintances decided to bring more drugs to Bangor to sell to bail him out of jail.
Guido Hernandez

Augusta man charged with sex crimes against minor

By J.W. Oliver on Dec. 02, 2016, at 12:15 p.m.
A 24-year-old Augusta man accused of committing sex crimes against a minor in Wiscasset was arrested Wednesday.
Justin Pratt

Bangor resident alerts police to alleged Elm Street car burglar

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 02, 2016, at 11:57 a.m.
“During the investigation and subsequent arrest of Mr. Pratt, he struck one officer in the face in what is commonly described as a ‘head butt.’”

Man shot in Lewiston

By CBS 13 on Dec. 02, 2016, at 11:17 a.m.
Police say the man got to the hospital around 5:30 a.m. with a wound on his shoulder.
April Meserve

Six charged and over $18,000 in drugs seized in Augusta

By CBS 13 on Dec. 02, 2016, at 11:04 a.m.
Police seized 62 grams of heroin, 62 grams of crack cocaine and $2,500 in cash.

Police: Man hit by vehicle after driver ‘confronted by several individuals carrying weapons’

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Dec. 01, 2016, at 4:38 p.m.
A man was struck by a vehicle and injured after the driver was “confronted by several individuals carrying weapons” Wednesday night in the William S. Cohen School parking lot.
Barry Dana of Solon trims away ash saplings as he works on the internal frame of a wigwam he is helping to build at the Hudson Museum at the University of Maine in Orono in a 2010 file photo.

Skowhegan man charged with harassing former Penobscot Indian Nation chief

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Nov. 29, 2016, at 3:45 p.m.
Dana said he thinks that Aubrey confused him with someone else.