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Garage Fire Uncovers Meth Lab in Houlton

Garage Fire Uncovers Meth Lab in Houlton

| April 4, 2014

“I looked up and sky was all red up there, from the fire,” said neighbor Almon Hemore. Not much is left left of the garage at 5 Johnson Street in Houlton. Neighbors saw a fire and heard what they say sounded like an explosion there on Thursday evening..which led to 36-year-old Thomas Lowery being arrested […]

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MDEA Raids Oxford County Meth Labs

MDEA Raids Oxford County Meth Labs

| February 7, 2014

OXFORD, Maine (AP) – The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency says it’s found evidence of two methamphetamine labs during a series of raids in Oxford County. Drugs agents, state troopers and Oxford County deputies served search warrants at five houses in Oxford, Greenwood, Albany, Mason Township and Gilead on Friday. Public Safety Department spokesman Steve McCausland […]

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Meth Lab Fire

Meth Lab Fire

| November 15, 2013

FARMINGTON, Maine (AP) – A man arrested after investigators found the remnants of a methamphetamine-cooking lab in the rubble of his Kingfield mobile home that had burned down has been sent to prison for eight years. David Coffren was sentenced Thursday after pleading guilty in June to charges including aggravated trafficking, aggravated criminal mischief and […]

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Meth Lab Bust

Meth Lab Bust

| October 18, 2013

  ELLSWORTH, Maine (AP) – Police have arrested three people from northern Maine after a meth lab was found in vehicles at a hotel parking lot. Police say they found the ingredients for meth in a blue sedan and saw meth being actively made in a black pickup truck at the Hampton Inn in Ellsworth. […]

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MDEA Notes Increase in Meth-Related Incidents

MDEA Notes Increase in Meth-Related Incidents

| July 18, 2012

The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency has charged another County resident with trafficking in methamphetamine. It’s the latest in a string of area meth busts. News Source 8s Gina DiPietro has more.

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