Cops & Courts

  • Divorces

    Divorces

    The following divorces were granted in Ellsworth District Court: Brooke M. Malo, Bangor and Benjamin I. Malo, Dedham. Married May 26, 2013, at Penobscot. Shared parental rights, primary residence with Brooke Malo for one minor child. Douglas L. Perez, Standish and Nicole L. Perez/Boudreau, Port Orange, Fla. Married March 11, unknown year at Standish. Jennifer

  • Hancock County Jail log April 17-21

    Hancock County Jail log April 17-21

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between April 17 and 21: Justin A. Smith, 34, Otis, default in payment of fines. Nathaniel S. Madore, 24, Trenton, operating an unregistered motor vehicle and operating after suspension. Robert S. Hardy, 58, Southwest Harbor, two days for operating a motor vehicle while under the

  • Young moves to suppress OUI evidence

    Young moves to suppress OUI evidence

    ELLSWORTH — A former Bar Harbor police chief charged with operating while under the influence is asking the court to suppress the fact he refused a test to determine his blood alcohol level at the time of his arrest. Wayne Foote, attorney for Nathan Young of Bar Harbor, filed the motion to suppress Young’s refusal

  • Ellsworth Police Log Week of April 27

    Ellsworth Police Log Week of April 27

    ELLSWORTH — Know who you’re writing to before you hit “send” in your email program. That’s the takeaway from an incident Ellsworth police investigated recently. On April 18, a 21-year-old woman from Surry told police she was “receiving emails from a 12-year-old” girl in Ellsworth and that she wanted the emails to cease. “The 12-year-old

  • Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of April 27

    Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of April 27

    ELLSWORTH — A handful of Hancock County residents have reported identity theft in the past week — from fraudulent filing of tax returns to stolen credit card numbers used at stores locally and in Texas. Fraud A Blue Hill man reported that someone had filed a fraudulent tax return using his name. A Texas shopper

  • Bucksport Police Log Week of April 27

    Bucksport Police Log Week of April 27

    BUCKSPORT — Police received a report of an alleged sexual assault that took place in April involving a girl and a man. Detective Sgt. David Winchester is investigating. Vandalism On April 17, a man living near Route 46 called police to report that his lawnmower, roofing materials and a few wooden signs had been vandalized.

  • Gouldsboro Police Log Week of April 27

    Gouldsboro Police Log Week of April 27

    GOULDSBORO — Fred Reynolds, 61, of Winter Harbor, was summoned April 21 on a speeding charge for driving 25 to 29 miles per hour over the speed limit, police said. Police said Reynolds was stopped on the South Gouldsboro Road. Anthony Milanio, 31, of Pleasant Point was summoned on a speeding charge April 19 for

  • Two men injured in Eastbrook crash Sunday

    Two men injured in Eastbrook crash Sunday

    EASTBROOK — Two men were injured when the side-by-side utility task vehicle (UTV) they were riding in crashed Sunday. The Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported the initial call it received indicated two people were hurt in the incident, which occurred off of the Sugar Hill Road. Game Warden Dave Simmons, who responded later, said the

  • Orland man dies in Holden crash

    Orland man dies in Holden crash

    HOLDEN — An Orland man died Thursday on the Main Road after his northbound car entered the southbound lane and struck a tractor-trailer head-on, Holden Police Chief Chris Greeley reported. Derick Warren, 30, was killed upon impact, Greeley said. The tractor-trailer operator, Queta Heard, 39, of Georgia, was not injured, the chief said. The 4:39

  • Hancock County Jail log April 10-13

    Hancock County Jail log April 10-13

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between April 10 and 13: Heather M. Atwood, 40, Prospect, back for court. Michael A. Heniser, 39, Mount Desert, domestic violence assault. Charles A. Pickering, 63, Deer Isle, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant. James D. Blue, 52, Angola, Ind.,