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Son of Dead Man Found In Richmond Charged with Murder

| May 6, 2014

State Police have charged the son of the man found dead in Richmond Monday morning with murder.  Leroy Smith III was notified at the Cumberland County Jail, where he was being held on an unrelated charge.  The decision to charge him was made by the Attorney General’s Office following today’s autopsy on Leroy Smith Jr.  […]

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Trial Starts For Two Men in Triple Killing

| May 1, 2014

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – A Maine prosecutor has told a jury that cellphone records and bullets recovered from the scene of a burning car found with three bodies connects two men to the deaths. Assistant Attorney General Lisa Marchese gave her opening statement in the trials of Randall Daluz and 33-year-old Nicholas Sexton on Thursday. […]

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ME Supreme Court Upholds 2012 Murder Conviction

| April 24, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – The Maine Supreme Judicial Court has upheld the 2012 murder conviction of a Norridgewock man found guilty of fatally shooting another man over a drug dispute. The court affirmed Justice John Nivison’s decision on Thursday. Nivison found Robert Nelson guilty of killing Everett Cameron in his pickup truck in Anson on […]

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Man Charged with Manslaughter – Charges Upped to Murder

| March 26, 2014

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – A Maine man charged with manslaughter in the death of a 5-month-old child he was babysitting is now facing a murder charge. Twenty-five-year-old Samuel Moore of Bangor was indicted Wednesday by a grand jury in Bangor. WABI-TV says he was also indicted for manslaughter, for which he was originally charged. Police […]

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Man Sentenced for Killing His Dealer

| February 25, 2014

ROCKLAND, Maine (AP) – A Maine man convicted of killing his drug supplier for cutting him off has been sentenced to 45 years in prison. Andrew Kierstead, who was sentenced Tuesday, was convicted of murder in the September 2012 shotgun killing of Richard Mills outside Mills’ home in Cushing. Prosecutors say the 41-year-old Kierstead told […]

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