Cops & Courts

  • Bucksport Police Log Week of Oct. 12

    Bucksport Police Log Week of Oct. 12

    BUCKSPORT — Shortly before 10 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 9, police received a report of an assault taking place at a residence on Route 46. Officer Robert Findlay investigated the incident. As a result of the investigation, Michael Ream, 42, of Bucksport was arrested in Old Town by Old Town police officers on charges of

  • Hancock County divorces

    Hancock County divorces

    The following divorces were granted in Ellsworth District Court: Aaron N. Robbins, Bucksport and Santana L. Robbins, Surry. Married April 14, 2014, at Owls Head. Berkeley H. Baron III, Sullivan and Marilyn M. Davis, Ellsworth. Married June 22, 2012, at Sullivan. Steven George Brakey, Blue Hill and Barbara Bruce Brakey, Darlington, Wis. Married June 23,

  • Hancock County Jail log Oct. 3-9

    Hancock County Jail log Oct. 3-9

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between Oct. 3 and 9: Michael W. Daigle, 53, Bangor, violating conditions of release. Marc R. Sparks, 32, Bucksport, probation violation. Jon F. Del Lima, 39, Northeast Harbor, protection order violation. Jessica L. McElvogue, 33, Bar Harbor, unlawful drug possession, operating a motor vehicle while

  • Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of Oct. 12

    Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of Oct. 12

    ELLSWORTH — A sport utility vehicle and a car sustained extensive damage after colliding in Orland on Oct. 5. The driver of the car failed to yield the right of way and pulled out into the path of the SUV at the intersection of Route 1 and Castine Road, the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office reported.

  • Ellsworth Police Log Week of Oct. 12

    Ellsworth Police Log Week of Oct. 12

    ELLSWORTH — Police responded to two crashes at intersections with stop signs on Oct. 6. Around 10:30 that morning, officers were called to Bridge Hill. Blenda Cousins, 72, of Ellsworth, came down the Bucksport Road in her 2013 Chevrolet and stopped at the stop sign at the intersection with the Surry Road. She pulled out

  • Teen driver is charged after car crashes, rolls

    Teen driver is charged after car crashes, rolls

    ELLSWORTH — A teenage driver was charged with two offenses after crashing a car Monday afternoon. Police said Georgia Connell, 18, of Ellsworth was driving a 2008 Toyota on Red Bridge Road around 3:15 p.m. when she went off the road and the vehicle rolled over in the woods. A 17-year-old girl was a passenger

  • Gouldsboro Police Log Week of Oct. 5

    Gouldsboro Police Log Week of Oct. 5

    GOULDSBORO — On Aug. 28, a resident reported that the previous week a vehicle had struck a pole near the parking lot of the Pickled Wrinkle in Birch Harbor and that the driver had left the scene without reporting the incident. The owners of the property involved did not want to take further action, and

  • Castine man indicted on manslaughter charge

    Castine man indicted on manslaughter charge

    ELLSWORTH — A Hancock County grand jury Oct. 5 indicted a Castine motorist on a charge of manslaughter in the death of a passenger in his vehicle. Francis Spinazola, 55, of Castine was indicted on charges of manslaughter, aggravated operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant and OUI, according to a