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  • Bangor police shoot man on Grove Street

    11 hrs ago | via Bangor Daily News 

    A neighborhood remains cordoned off in Bangor after an officer-involved shooting occurred Tuesday morning during a confrontation on Grove Street. At 11:15 a.m., police responded to a call at 112 Grove St. for the report of a domestic disturbance inside the residence, Sgt.

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  • Maine police: Concord man responsible for toddlera s...

    Yesterday | via UnionLeader.com 

    The state could make up to $57 million a year by taxing the sale of marijuana, according to the draft report of a legislative commission that has spent the past 12 months studying the... A Concord man was arrested in Maine last week on aggravated assault charges after police claim he is responsible for the injuries suffered by the "severely ... (more)

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  • Man, 69, indicted for robbery at Bangor Shaw's in July

    Thursday Sep 27 | via Bangor Daily News 

    The 69-year-old man charged with robbing Shaw's Supermarket in Bangor in July was indicted Thursday by the Penobscot County grand jury. George Frederick Gatcomb Jr., who has spent the past 42 years in prison, was on federal probation at a re-entry center in Bangor when he allegedly left without permission June 12, according to documents filed in the U.S. District Court in Bangor.

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  • Bangor police arrest suspect in attempted burglary a...

    Monday Sep 24 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Police on Monday arrested a local man accused of breaking into an Ohio Street restaurant, then fleeing the business when the owner arrived, authorities said. The owner of Pho Hoa Grill, at 213 Ohio St., arrived at the business around 7:20 a.m. to find a man inside, "allegedly destroying property," according to Sgt.

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  • Ex-Old Town cop gets 9 months for thefts, tax evasion

    Tuesday Sep 18 | via Bangor Daily News 

    A former Old Town police sergeant was sentenced Tuesday at the Penobscot Judicial Center in Bangor to four years with all but nine months suspended on a dozen theft and tax charges. Michael Hashey, 47, of Old Town last month admitted to stealing cash from the police evidence room and the Old Town Police Association between March 2010 and April 2015 and trying to cover up his thefts.

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  • Man arrested after 2-hour standoff with Bangor police

    Sep 13, 2018 | via Bangor Daily News 

    Bangor police arrested a 25-year-old man who caused a two-hour standoff at a mobile home Wednesday afternoon, which shut down portions of that neighborhood. Police responded to the C Street residence inside the Birch Hill Estates mobile park at 1:15 pm, after someone reported a man was waving a rifle in the street during a heated argument with an older woman, Bangor police Sgt.

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  • Vermont woman, 71, who admitted ricin possession sen...

    Sep 7, 2018 | via Daily Mail 

    Betty Miller, 71, admitted to testing self-made ricin on residents of the Wake Robin senior living facility in Shelburne, Vermont A woman charged with manufacturing the deadly toxin ricin in her Vermont retirement community and testing it on residents was sentenced Thursday. Betty Miller, 71, has been sentenced to time served and five years of probation and must undergo mental health treatment and must pay a $10,000 fine.

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  • Connecticut man convicted of manslaughter in Maine

    Aug 30, 2018 | via WTNH 

    The mother of a New Orleans man shot to death in Bangor, Maine , says she's pleased with a conviction of the killer. A Maine jury convicted Antoinne "Prince" Bethea , of New Haven , Connecticut, of manslaughter in the death of Terrance Durel Sr. Durel was shot outside a home that Bethea shared with Durel's estranged girlfriend.

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  • Connecticut man on trial for murder in Maine

    Aug 30, 2018 | via KATC-TV Lafayette 

    The mother of a New Orleans man shot to death in Bangor, Maine, says she's pleased with a conviction of the killer. A Maine jury convicted Antoinne "Prince" Bethea, of New Haven, Connecticut, of manslaughter in the death of Terrance Durel Sr. Durel was shot outside a home that Bethea shared with Durel's estranged girlfriend.

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  • Bangor jury finds Bethea guilty of manslaughter in E...

    Aug 29, 2018 | via Bangor Daily News 

    A jury Wednesday found a man accused of killing his girlfriend's husband on Easter Sunday last year not guilty of murder, but guilty of manslaughter. Antoinne "Prince" Bethea killed Terrance Durel Sr., 36, of New Orleans on April 16, 2017, outside the home Bethea shared with Durel's estranged wife, Danielle Lane Durel, 44, at 2 Highland Ave. He pleaded not guilty to one count of intentional or knowing murder and claimed he acted in self-defense after Durel sent a threatening text to his estranged wife.

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  • Bethea denies pulling the trigger in Easter Sunday f...

    Aug 28, 2018 | via Bangor Daily News 

    A man charged with murder in the death of his girlfriend's husband took the stand Tuesday and denied pulling the trigger during a struggle over his gun on Easter Sunday last year. Antoinne "Prince" Bethea, 41, of New Haven, Connecticut, is accused of killing Terrance Durel Sr., 36, of New Orleans on April 16, 2017, outside the Bangor home Bethea shared with Durel's estranged wife, Danielle Lane Durel, 44, at 2 Highland Ave. He has pleaded not guilty to one count of intentional or knowing murder and claimed he acted in self-defense.

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  • Prosecution rests in Bethea murder trial, defendant ...

    Aug 27, 2018 | via Bangor Daily News 

    The prosecution rested Monday in the murder trial of a man accused of shooting to death the father of his girlfriend's son on Easter Sunday 2017 outside a Bangor apartment. Antoinne "Prince" Bethea, 41, of New Haven, Connecticut, is accused of killing Terrance Durel Sr., 36, of New Orleans on April 16, 2017, outside the home Bethea shared with Durel's estranged wife, Danielle Durel, 44, at 2 Highland Ave. He has pleaded not guilty to one count of intentional or knowing murder.

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