The Bangor Daily News is reporting that the U.S. Supreme Court Monday refused to review the case of convicted murderer, Thayne Ormsby. Ormsby was sentenced in 2012 to three life terms in prison for killing three people in Amity in June 2010. The BDN reports that Ormsby requested a review of an Oct. 2013 decision by […]
A local boy scout troop from Fort Fairfield have achieved a civic merit badge. Not by helping someone cross the street or completing a wilderness excursion, but by attending a triple homicide trial in Houlton. Newsource 8 Reporter Shawn Cunningham explains why.
It took the jury two hours in Houlton Superior Court today to find Thayne Ormsby criminally responsible for three counts of murder and one count of arson. The jury deliberated after closing arguments Thursday morning. Newsource 8 Reporter Shawn Cunningham has more from the courthouse on the verdict.
The second phase of the Thayne Ormsby trials began in Houlton on Tuesday. Although the jury has found Ormsby guilty of killing three people, including a ten year old boy and a charge of arson. This second phase will determine his sanity and sentencing based on that determination. Newsource 8 Reporter Shawn Cunningham reports on day […]