By Judy Harrison on Oct. 06, 2016, at 1:25 p.m.
Jeffrey Mayhew, 31, also pleaded guilty to the unrelated charges of operating under the influence of intoxicants, violation of a condition of release and unlawful possession of scheduled drugs.
By Judy Harrison on Oct. 05, 2016, at 6:41 p.m.
“I don’t believe that you got in over your head in your business, but that you set out to cheat your victims. I view you as a serial fraudster.”
By Judy Harrison on Oct. 04, 2016, at 5:34 p.m.
By Judy Harrison on Oct. 04, 2016, at 4:57 p.m.
Yarann Im, 34, admitted to illegally catching, purchasing and selling about 480 pounds of elvers.
By Judy Harrison on Oct. 03, 2016, at 5:52 p.m.
A federal jury will decide whether Sidney Kilmartin is a cold-blooded killer or simply a flimflam man who defrauded suicidal people who paid him for potassium cyanide but received Epsom salts instead.
By Judy Harrison on Oct. 03, 2016, at 1:11 p.m.
A South Windham man accused of sending cyanide to a person in England who used it to commit suicide pleaded guilty Monday in U.S. District Court to nine counts of mail and wire fraud unrelated to the alleged victim’s death.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 30, 2016, at 12:15 p.m.
He will plead guilty to mail and wire fraud charges but not counts related to the death of Andrew Denton.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 29, 2016, at 5:23 p.m.
A local man was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court to 20 years and 10 months in federal prison for sexual exploitation of children, according to the U.S. attorney’s office.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 29, 2016, at 1:21 p.m.
A Bangor man was arrested and charged nearly two years after his sister told police she found sexually explicit images on his computer.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 29, 2016, at 1:14 p.m.
Julie K. Meek, 56, admitted to stealing cash, checks and gift cards between December 2015 and April 5, 2016.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 28, 2016, at 7:28 p.m.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 28, 2016, at 1:36 p.m.
The former Mountie accused of smuggling narwhal whale tusks across the border and mailing them to buyers around the U.S. for eight years pleaded guilty Wednesday in U.S. District Court to multiple counts of conspiracy and money laundering.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 25, 2016, at 7 a.m.
“The real reason for our growth is that God blesses us,” Pastor Kirk Winters said earlier this month.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 23, 2016, at 10:01 a.m.
Tieman was not asked to enter a plea because he has not yet been indicted by the grand jury.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 22, 2016, at 6:28 p.m.
“To burn a lobsterman’s boat is to destroy his livelihood,” U.S. District Judge John Woodcock said in imposing the sentence.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 21, 2016, at 7:39 p.m.
“This is a positive development,” Penobscot County District Attorney R. Christopher Almy said Wednesday. “The most important thing is that this gives judges here another sentencing option.”
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 20, 2016, at 6 p.m.
About 160 students from more than 30 schools around the state gathered Tuesday at the Cross Insurance Center to tell adults how best to keep teenagers from using drugs.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 19, 2016, at 5:05 p.m.
Michael Lund, 36, sued Milliard A. Whitney & Sons two years ago in Washington County Superior Court.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 19, 2016, at 3:12 p.m.
Ann Marie Williams, 62, of Saco admitted to stealing about $118,000 in cash receipts, according to the U.S. attorney’s office.
By Judy Harrison on Sept. 16, 2016, at 5:30 p.m.
Lawrence Denning was indicted in March on 11 counts of gross sexual assault, two counts of unlawful sexual contact and two counts of unlawful sexual touching.