Wednesday evening Presque Isle Police with assistance from Fort Fairfield police Department Arrested local James Morgan. He was arrested on Gross Sexual Assault, Unlawful Sexual Contact, and Unlawful Sexual Touching with a child charges. Morgan appeared via Teleconference from Aroostook County Jail in Houlton where he was read the charges against him. Judge E. Allen Hunter read the […]
Forest Rangers and The Presque Isle Fire Department have already responded to a few incidents involving controlled burns this Spring. They say it’s important for someone to properly put out the fire, and it’s the responsibility of the person to understand the hazards and safety measures. Permits are required for any burn. Rules and details […]
(Bangor, Maine) – United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that Christopher Hitchcock, 26, of Caribou was sentenced Monday in U.S. District Court by Chief Judge John A. Woodcock., Jr. to 20 years in prison, to be followed by 20 years of supervised release, for transportation of child pornography. Hitchcock pled guilty on November […]
Theft incidents not only impact local businesses but can affect the consumer. Olde Rustic Attic business owners Paula Reynolds and her husband Steve say theft is an unfortunate reality they have to deal with as small business owners. In fact they just caught someone stealing merchandise from them a month ago, and had a unique way […]
A 17-year old male was arrested Tuesday night and charged with the burglary of two motor vehicles in Presque Isle. The PIPD say a series of car break-ins have been reported over the past couple days – and they’re currently investigating whether or not more individuals are involved. News Source 8′s Katie Zarrilli reports.