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Fatal Fire Updates

| June 5, 2014

State Fire Marshal Investigators returned to Livermore Thursday attempting to pinpoint the cause of a fire that killed an elderly woman Tuesday night. Dorothy Goding’s body was found in the living room sitting in a reclining chair in  the farmhouse she lived at for decades.  The house was flattened in the fire and Goding died […]

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Augusta Woman Gets 9 Months for Selling Cocaine

| April 23, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – An Augusta woman has received a nine-month jail sentence for trafficking cocaine. Justice Donald Marden sentenced Carol Jean Gordon on Tuesday to three years in jail with all but nine months suspended. She was also sentenced to two years’ probation and ordered to pay $800 in fines. The 43-year-old pleaded guilty […]

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Augusta Woman Sentenced for Aiding and Abetting in Robbery

| December 3, 2013

Bangor, Maine:  United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that Stephanie L. McCormick, 23, of Augusta, was sentenced Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Bangor to three years and ten months of imprisonment and three years of supervised release for aiding and abetting the robbery of a pharmacy.  She pled guilty to that crime […]

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Augusta Arson

| November 22, 2013

A 21 year old Augusta woman has been arrested  and charged with arson. The charge stems from an intentionally set fire at 30 North St. in Augusta  Thursday night at 7:53 PM. The property is a multi-unit rooming house with about 15 units. At the time of the fire, 12 of the units were occupied […]

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Augusta Man Said He Blacked Out Before Allegedly Killing Girlfriend

| November 18, 2013

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Court records indicate a Maine man charged with murdering his 24-year-old girlfriend told a roommate that he blacked out after catching her on the phone with another man. Thirty-eight-year-old Justin Pillsbury, who appeared Monday in Kennebec County Superior Court, was ordered held without bail until a hearing Friday. The body of […]

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