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Man Arrested in Bank Robberies

| February 5, 2014

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) – Police have charged a man with two bank robberies in Lewiston. Police say they arrested 30-year-old Brent Roaix of Sabattus on Tuesday afternoon in Lewiston following a robbery at the Rainbow Federal Credit Union. No injuries were reported. Police said they have probable cause to believe Roaix also is suspected of […]

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Former USM Student Arrested in Connection With Dorm Fire

| January 21, 2014

GORHAM, Maine (AP) – The state fire marshal’s office has arrested a former University of Southern Maine student in connection with a dorm fire on the Gorham campus in 2012. Twenty-three-year-old Thomas “TJ” Williams was arrested Monday at his home on Harlow Hill Road in Mexico. He was charged with two counts of arson following […]

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Drugs and Cash Seized at I-95 Arrest

| November 18, 2013

BENTON, Maine (AP) – Maine state police say heroin, crack cocaine, marijuana and more than $1,000 in cash was seized during a drug arrest on Interstate 95 in Benton. Police say 28-year-old Jennifer Rubins of Mashpee, Mass., and 40-year-old Donnell Pina from Marstons Mills, Mass., face aggravated drug trafficking charges. Steve McCausland of the Maine Public […]

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Augusta Man Charged in Stabbing Death

| November 15, 2013

State Police have charged an Augusta man with murder in connection with the stabbing death of his girlfriend Wednesday night in the city.  Justin Pillsbury was taken into custody as he was being released from MaineGeneral hosptial late Friday afternoon.  He was at the hospital for treatment of self inflicted stab wounds. He was scheduled […]

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County Meth Arrest

| October 3, 2013

An Oakfield man has been arrested on charges of aggravated trafficking in methamphetamine. The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency arrested 26 year old Bo Branscombe of Oakfield. Drug agents recently opened an investigation into Branscombe after getting information of alleged manufacturing of methamphetamine by him as he was driving around Oakfield in his light blue Ford […]

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