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Supermarket Robbery

Supermarket Robbery

| May 14, 2015

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – Police in Portland are looking for two men who victims say robbed them at gunpoint in the parking lot of a Hannaford supermarket. Police say the arrest occurred at 10:20 p.m. on Wednesday outside the supermarket on Riverside Street. Police say two men approached a vehicle and demanded money while one […]

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Police Looking for Suspect in Attempted Robbery

Police Looking for Suspect in Attempted Robbery

| March 29, 2015

The Presque Isle Police Department is asking the public to help locate a person who attempted to rob Graves Shop & Save Sunday afternoon.  They are asking anyone that recognizes the person and/or clothing from the photos to contact them immediately.  It is believed this person was last seen at the Freshie’s Gulf gas station […]

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Caribou Robbery

Caribou Robbery

| September 3, 2014

Caribou Police received a call Sunday night from a taxi driver reporting that he had just been robbed at knife point by an unknown male. After taking an undisclosed amount of cash and checks, the male fled from the area on Hammond Street. After searching for the male through most of their shift, Caribou Police […]

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Robbed Maine Man Gets Back Wallet With His Life Savings

Robbed Maine Man Gets Back Wallet With His Life Savings

| May 20, 2014

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) – A Waterville man who was robbed while his wallet contained his life savings in February has recovered his money. Edward Cook told police he had been robbed in his North Street home and hit on the head by someone who took his wallet, which contained $3,050. Police found the wallet and […]

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Lawyerless Defendant Gets Seven Years for Robbery

Lawyerless Defendant Gets Seven Years for Robbery

| May 20, 2014

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) – A judge ruled a Maine man who was stripped of his right to a court-appointed lawyer before being convicted of robbery will serve seven years in jail. Justice Thomas Warren on Tuesday sentenced Joshua Nisbet of Scarborough to a 14-year sentence, half of which will be suspended. Nisbet had two lawyers […]

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