Comments for: Civil trial over Bangor officers’ alleged use of excessive force begins in federal court

Posted Aug. 13, 2014, at 5:32 a.m.
Last modified Aug. 13, 2014, at 6:14 p.m.

BANGOR | A civil jury trial pitting an Aroostook County man against two Bangor police officers he accuses of using excessive force when arresting him on Dec. 3, 2011, began Wednesday in U.S. District Court. Samuel G. Cyr, 28, of Moro Plantation sued Officer Joseph Baillargeon and Deputy Chief …

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