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Portland Man Arrested on Drug Charges

| May 5, 2014

Portland, Maine- May 2, 2014- The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency announces the arrest of Danny Mitchell 48 of Portland, for Class D Unlawful Trafficking in Schedule Z Drugs (Marijuana). On April 29, at approximately 4:00pm, agents from the Cumberland District Task Force were conducting an operation in the 700 block of Congress Street. Unrelated to […]

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Getaway Driver in Robbery Arrested

| May 1, 2014

A task force involving State Police, US Marshal’s Service and the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency arrested 35-year old Gene Dares, Thursday morning, on a warrant charging him with class A Robbery. DARES was the getaway driver in an armed robbery that took place in Lebanon on March 20, in which HEATHER LEWIS, 26, produced a gun […]

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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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LePage to Submit Bill for Drug Enforcement Effort

| April 30, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – Gov. Paul LePage is submitting a last-minute bill to fund new drug enforcement agents, judges and prosecutors to combat the state’s drug problem. The Republican governor proposed Wednesday to use revenue in the unclaimed property fund account, which holds things like checking accounts and insurance payments whose owner can’t be identified. […]

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Man Arrested for Distributing Crack

| April 16, 2014

The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency announced the arrest of a Portland man for distributing Crack Cocaine throughout greater Portland.  21 year old Ian Nono is charged with two counts of Trafficking in Schedule W Drugs (Crack Cocaine) and Refusing to Submit to Arrest. Beginning in early February, agents from the MDEA Cumberland District Task Force […]

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