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Monticello Man Convicted of Theft of Workers’ Comp Benefits

| April 18, 2014

AUGUSTA – An Aroostook County trial jury Friday convicted Stephen Tucker, Sr., age 63, of Monticello, of theft of more than $10,000 in workers’ compensation benefits.   Tucker received over $45,000 in benefits from the Maine Employers Mutual Insurance Company (MEMIC) from July 2009 through February 2012 by claiming that he could not work due […]

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Bangor Car Burglaries

| February 19, 2014

BANGOR, Maine (AP) – Two Maine men and a 17-year-old are facing charges in connection to reports of car burglaries and theft. Police have arrested three suspects after responding to phone calls Wednesday morning from a Deer Isle resident and the Bangor area that three men appeared to be breaking into cars. Police say 21-year-old […]

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Businesses Talk Loss Prevention And Theft Impact On Consumers

| December 19, 2013

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 […]

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18-Year Old Shot By State Trooper Appears in Court

| December 13, 2013

SOUTH PARIS, Maine (AP) – An 18-year-old who was shot by a state trooper in June has pleaded not guilty to charges of burglary, theft and criminal threatening. James Reynolds of West Paris appeared in the Oxford County Court on Friday and was released with a number of conditions, such as not having contact with […]

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Copper Theft

| December 4, 2013

  BANGOR, Maine (AP) – A Maine man has pleaded guilty to stealing copper wire and pipe fittings from property operated by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs in Togus. Twenty-six-year-old Derek Less of Richmond, Maine, pleaded guilty to the theft Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Bangor. Court records say VA employees and police […]

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