Police Beat

Anthony Yurchick

Blue Hill man accused of armed robbery in Brewer

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Jan. 18, 2017, at 1:30 p.m.
Basically every officer on duty had a hand in apprehending an armed robbery suspect who used a firearm to demand cash at the Brewer Motor Inn early Tuesday, according to Brewer police.
Shana Boutot

Police arrest 2 in connection with Bangor robbery

By Dawn Gagnon on Jan. 16, 2017, at 4:20 p.m.
Shana Boutot, 26, and Shawn Boutot, 32, both of Bangor, were charged with receiving stolen property, a Class C felony, Sgt. Timothy Cotton said Monday in a news release.
Miranda Hopkins

Troy woman, 32, accused of killing her infant son

By Dawn Gagnon on Jan. 14, 2017, at 11:01 a.m.
She is expected to make her first court appearance Tuesday.

Portland police looking for man who attacked woman on Brackett Street

on Jan. 13, 2017, at 1:47 p.m.
Anyone with information about the Brackett Street attack is asked to contact the Portland Police Department at 207-874-8575.

Eagle Lake man charged in stabbing incident

BDN staff reports on Jan. 10, 2017, at 5:54 p.m.
The 20-year-old victim of an alleged stabbing here on Monday has been transferred to Eastern Maine Medical Center in Bangor, where he is in stable condition, according to the Aroostook County Sheriff’s Office.
Paul Francis III

Search continues for missing Bangor man considered ‘despondent,’ detectives say

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Jan. 10, 2017, at 5:23 p.m.
A local man who went missing just over a month ago was apparently feeling depressed in the days leading up to his disappearance, Bangor police Detective Lt. David Bushey said Tuesday without disclosing what investigators believe happened.
Brandon Gignac

Police: Maine man threatened grandparents with knife, vase

By Tammy Wells, Journal Tribune on Jan. 10, 2017, at 7:43 a.m.
Deputies estimated damage to the couple’s home at about $2,000.

29-year-old man in custody after stabbing incident in Eagle Lake

By Jessica Potila, Fiddlehead Focus on Jan. 10, 2017, at 6:46 a.m.
29-year-old resident of a group home was taken into custody in connection with a stabbing at the facility.
Katelyn Heiman

Armed robbery reported at Orono apartment complex

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Jan. 09, 2017, at 7:18 p.m.
Two men and a woman were arrested after an armed robbery reported Sunday at Orchard Trails, a student housing complex on Park Street, that ended when one victim grabbed a shotgun and chased the robber away, Orono police Chief Josh Ewing said Monday.

Ax-toting man arrested for terrorizing Cushing residents, police say

By Nick McCrea on Jan. 09, 2017, at 12:18 p.m.
A Rockland man accused of wielding an ax and peeking in the windows of a house in Cushing early Sunday faces terrorizing charges.

Topsham police identify alleged hit-and-run drunken driver

By CBS 13 on Jan. 09, 2017, at 9:54 a.m.
Hart was arrested and charged with operating under the influence by Topsham police.

Police search for man accused of robbing Naples bank

By CBS 13 on Jan. 07, 2017, at 9:34 a.m.
Police said he robbed the Norway Savings Bank at 61 Roosevelt Trail in Naples on Friday.
Thomas Anderson

Connecticut man, two Bangor residents arrested in heroin-cocaine bust

By Nok-Noi Ricker on Jan. 06, 2017, at 12:18 p.m.
Billie Gregoire

Police arrest man after finding him hiding in closet with rifle

By Staff Report, Journal Tribune on Jan. 05, 2017, at 9:55 a.m.
When Maine State Police, with a warrant in hand, went looking for Billie Gregoire, 48, on New Year’s Day, they found him hiding in a closet.

Police find stolen guns hidden in snow after burglary at Route 1 shop

By Beth Brogan on Jan. 03, 2017, at 9:45 a.m.
An undisclosed number of handguns stolen from store on Route 1 in Brunswick were recovered not long after the burglary. They were hidden in the snow.
Shawn Kivlin

Belfast man accused of threatening woman, three children with machete

By CBS 13 on Jan. 03, 2017, at 8:31 a.m.
Police say a man held a machete against a woman’s throat and threatened to kill her and her three children.
Alyssa Keating

Police identify woman charged with New Year’s day stabbing in Portland

By Beth Brogan on Jan. 02, 2017, at 12:22 p.m.
Portland police on Monday confirmed the identity of a woman charged with stabbing her boyfriend early New Year’s morning on Munjoy Hill.

Phippsburg man in custody following overnight standoff

By Beth Brogan on Jan. 02, 2017, at 7:56 a.m.
A 54-year-old Phippsburg man was arrested early Monday morning after a standoff at his home that lasted more than seven hours.
Portland police have confirmed a stabbing that occurred New Year's morning on Munjoy Hill.

New Year’s morning stabbing on Munjoy Hill in Portland

By CBS 13 on Jan. 01, 2017, at 11 a.m.
Portland police have confirmed a stabbing that occurred New Year’s morning on Munjoy Hill.

Midcoast man arrested on child rape charge

By Bill Trotter on Dec. 29, 2016, at 11:09 a.m.
A Jackson man has been arrested on charges that he repeatedly sexually assaulted a young girl under the age of 10, according to police.