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Drug Deaths Increase in Maine

| June 2, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Maine has seen an increase in drug-related deaths from 2012 to 2013. Attorney General Janet Mills said 176 drug-induced deaths happened in the state in 2013, an increase of 13 deaths over 2012. Mills said 105 of the deaths were attributable to pharmaceutical opiates and 34 were attributable to heroin. Most […]

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Heroin Arrests

| May 16, 2014

The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency has charged a Lincoln County couple with selling heroin.  This was after their car was stopped last night and agents found $72,000 worth of heroin inside.  Charged with aggravated trafficking of heroin is Nicholas Buscanera, 21, of Westport and Stephanie Little, 28, of Edgecomb. Drug agents have been working for […]

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Heroin Arrests

| May 14, 2014

Maine Drug Enforcement Agents from the South Central Task Force in Augusta arrested and charged 24 year old Dominic Deon Currie,  and 52 year old David Sincyr, both of Skowhegan, with Class A, Aggravated Trafficking in Schedule W Drugs (heroin) Wednesday. The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency, with substantial assistance from the Skowhegan Police Department, Somerset […]

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MDEA Busts Two Sanford Men for Distributing Heroin and Crack Cocaine

| May 12, 2014

The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency has arrested two Sanford men for distributing heroin and crack cocaine throughout Sanford and York County. Arrested were Tommy Lord, 32, and Todd Blanchette, 47, charged with Aggravated Trafficking in Schedule W Drugs (Heroin and Crack Cocaine). Over the past three months, agents from the MDEA York District Task Force […]

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Massachusetts Man Arrested for Heroin Distribution

| May 1, 2014

  The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency announces the arrest of a Massachusetts man for distributing heroin throughout the Brunswick and Sagadahoc County area. Arrested is Alex Santiago, 25, of Boston, Massachusetts for Class A Aggravated Trafficking in Schedule W Drugs (Heroin). For the past month, agents from the MDEA Mid-Coast and Cumberland District Task Force’s […]

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