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Emily Wilson

Maine woman accused of firing gun during argument in bedroom

By Judy Harrison on May 24, 2016, at 5:34 p.m.
Emily Wilson is charged with domestic violence reckless conduct with a dangerous weapon and domestic violence assault.
Myles Bolstridge (far right) seen in court March 27, 2015.

Portage man summoned on probation violation

By Jen Lynds on May 24, 2016, at 3:16 p.m.
A Portage man who was incarcerated last year for driving drunk and causing a single-vehicle crash that claimed the life of his 33-year-old cousin has been accused of violating his probation by driving a snowmobile without a license.
John Trott

Man charged with assault after altercation in Lincoln parking lot

By Nick Sambides Jr. on May 24, 2016, at 3:05 p.m.
A local man with a pending domestic violence assault charge was arrested on Sunday in an incident initially reported as a large fight in a Main Street parking lot, police said Tuesday. John Trott, 38, of Lincoln was again charged with domestic violence assault. A woman, his …
Michael C. Doucette

Van Buren police ask public’s help in finding man

Bangor Daily News on May 24, 2016, at 1:34 p.m.
Citizens are warned not to approach Michael Doucette if they spot him or know where he is but to immediately contact dispatch at at 1-800-432-7842 or TEXT info to 207-538-TIPS.

Two teens accused of breaking into dozens of cars in Lisbon Falls

By CBS 13 on May 24, 2016, at 11:24 a.m.
Two teens are accused of breaking into 40 to 50 cars in Lisbon Falls during an overnight crime spree.

Kidnapping scammer targets another Maine parent

By Beth Brogan on May 24, 2016, at 11:08 a.m.
Aaron Gilbert was at home late Monday morning when the phone rang. He heard a child crying in the background, and then a man on the other end identified Gibert by name and told him, “I have your daughter kidnapped in my van,” Gilbert said Monday afternoon.
Linwood Grover

Freeport felon accused of firing gun at family gathering

By Beth Brogan on May 24, 2016, at 10:53 a.m.
Linwood Grover was charged with aggravated reckless conduct, possession of a firearm by a prohibited person, criminal threatening, assault and violation of conditions of release.

Police: Driver in fatal Belfast crash driving at least 80 mph

By Abigail Curtis on May 23, 2016, at 6:37 p.m.
The driver in a car crash that left one man dead and three people injured on May 14 may have been traveling at nearly twice the speed limit.
A giant American flag flies outside Linnehan Homes on Route 3 in Trenton in this undated photo. The flag, which measures 20 feet by 38 feet, was stolen from the business sometime between late Saturday and early Monday morning.

Massive American flag stolen from Trenton business

By Bill Trotter on May 23, 2016, at 4:14 p.m.
Where normally a large striped American flag can be seen on display day and night, there was nothing but the bare pole and a pile of cut rope Monday morning.

Police charge 10 in Owls Head underage drinking party

By Stephen Betts on May 23, 2016, at 12:04 p.m.
Teenagers were issued summonses Saturday night for underage drinking.
Franklin Salcedo

Police: Man hid cocaine in his underwear

By CBS 13 on May 20, 2016, at 9:26 p.m.
Police say a man hid cocaine in his underwear, then in a police cruiser.
For the first time, state police are revealing details about where Angel "Tony" Torres was last seen, and who he was with.

Maine State Police release new information in 17-year-old cold case

By CBS 13 on May 20, 2016, at 5:37 p.m.
For the first time, state police are revealing details about where Angel “Tony” Torres was last seen, and who he was with.

Camden police arrest woman twice in one day for skipping out on bills

By Stephen Betts on May 20, 2016, at 3:15 p.m.
A 61-year-old woman who had been arrested last month for staying at an inn after being ordered to leave for not paying was arrested twice Thursday after committing similar offenses, according to police.
Bernard "Bunny" Ross, Jr., as he appeared when he went missing in Aroostook County at the age of 18 in 1977, left, and a computer-generated image of what he might look like today.

Anonymous letter offers potential break in case of Fort Kent man missing since 1977

By Seth Koenig on May 20, 2016, at 1:32 p.m.
“There was always the hope that he’d walk through the door one day.”
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Portland police seeking bicycle thieves

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 20, 2016, at 10:54 a.m.
City police are looking to identify two men spotted stealing a bicycle, according to a post on the Portland Police Department’s Facebook page. A silver LL Bean bicycle was taken, according to the post. The public is reminded to document serial numbers for bicycles, as dozens of …
Angel Torres, then 21, went missing from Biddeford around 2 a.m. on May 21, 1999. His family and friends are reportedly offering a $15,000 reward for information that leads to finding him.

Report: Family to raise reward for clues in case of missing Maine man

By Seth Koenig on May 20, 2016, at 10:24 a.m.
The police and Angel Torres’ family have long suspected foul play in the case.
Todd LeGrand

Man allegedly breaks into apartments, drinks beer, showers

By CBS 13 on May 20, 2016, at 9:57 a.m.
BERWICK | Berwick Police arrested a New Hampshire man and charged him with burglary after a woman found him inside her apartment, wearing only sweatpants. Berwick Police received a call from a resident on School Street on Thursday afternoon. Police said the woman arrived home and discovered that several …

Bangor man facing charges in connection with two meth labs

By Ryan McLaughlin on May 20, 2016, at 9:23 a.m.
A man was arrested on Wednesday after a meth lab was discovered in an apartment in the city’s Capehart neighborhood, according to authorities. Jeffrey Miller, 49, is facing two charges of meth manufacturing, according to Department of Public Safety Spokesman Stephen McCausland. Miller’s arrest coupled with the …
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Portland police are looking for a man they say was upset about not getting a hamburger Sunday.

Portland police searching for man who was upset about not getting burger

By CBS 13 on May 19, 2016, at 9:51 p.m.
Portland police are looking for a man they say was upset about not getting a hamburger Sunday.

Advocate for families of Maine murder victims faces theft charge

By Stephen Betts on May 19, 2016, at 6:07 p.m.
Patrick A. Day is accused of falsely claiming his identity had been stolen in an effort not to repay a loan.