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Another Meth Lab Taken Down

| June 5, 2014

For the second time this week, the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency is coordinating the seizure of a methamphetamine lab — this one in Ellsworth.  MDEA’s lab team is processing an apartment building on Hancock Street in Ellsworth. MDEA is assisted by Ellsworth Police and Fire, Hancock County Sheriff’s Office and Emergency Management,  and the Maine […]

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Suspected Meth Lab

| June 3, 2014

The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency and their Clandestine Drug Laboratory Enforcement Team responded to 481 Stone Road in Newfield, Maine for a reported methamphetamine laboratory. On Monday, June 2, 2014, deputies from the York County Sheriff’s Office attempted to serve civil paperwork to the resident renting a mobile home at 481 Stone Road. Although the […]

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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

| 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

| 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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