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FBI Looking for Man Wanted in Maine Bank Robbery

| July 2, 2014

HALLOWELL, Maine (AP) – The FBI and Maine law enforcement agencies are looking for a man wanted in connection to a robbery at a Hallowell bank last week. The FBI’s Boston Division said Wednesday that it’s searching for John Slater of Augusta. It says a federal arrest warrant was issued for Slater by the U.S. […]

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Hammer-Wielding Bank Robber Arrested

| February 14, 2014

  BINGHAM, Maine (AP) – Authorities have arrested a Bingham man they allege wielded a hammer and threatened employees while robbing two local banks. Somerset County Sheriff’s Deputies caught up with 35-year-old Travis Carrigan on Wednesday. They say he wore a mask and wielded the carpenter’s framing hammer while robbing a Camden National Bank branch […]

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2nd Bank Robbery in a Week in Somerset County

| February 7, 2014

PITTSFIELD, Maine (AP) – Police are investigating a bank robbery in the town of Pittsfield. Officials say it’s the second bank robbery in a week and third in the last month in Somerset County. The robbery of the Bangor Savings Bank was reported around 2:45 p.m. Friday. The Morning Sentinel reports that on Tuesday, a […]

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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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Bank Robbed 2nd Time in 3 Weeks

| February 4, 2014

CLINTON, Maine (AP) – A hammer-wielding bandit has struck again, robbing a bank twice in less than three weeks in Maine. The Morning Sentinel reports that Skowhegan Savings Bank in Bingham was robbed on Tuesday by a man described by police as wearing a ski mask and wielding a hammer. Last month, a man fitting […]

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