Holden drunk driver sentenced under Tina’s Law

Posted Jan. 06, 2010, at 3:36 p.m.

BANGOR, Maine – A Holden man with numerous driving violations was sentenced to seven years in prison Wednesday under a state statute known as Tina’s Law.

Stephen F. Faulcon, 50, was sentenced at the Penobscot County Judicial Center on his 10th drunken driving charge and 11th operating after revocation charge.

He received the mandatory 5-year minimum prison term for operating after revocation under Tina’s Law, which targets repeat motor vehicle offenders. He also received a 2-year sentence to run consecutively for violating his probation. He was also ordered to pay more than $4,000 in fines.