Hancock County Sheriff: Stolen Outboard Motor Recovered

ELLSWORTH — Detective Alan Brown recovered a 25-hp outboard motor March 26 that had been stolen in a Brooksville burglary. The Waldo County Sheriff’s Department assisted.


Deputies charged a Tremont man who allegedly left the scene of a motor vehicle accident on Black Woods Road at George’s Pond Road in Franklin March 21.

Andre Stilwell, 24, of Tremont was summoned on charges of failure to report an accident by quickest means and imprudent speed.

Police said Stilwell had been driving a 1996 Ford Ranger, which hit a utility pole after Stilwell failed to stop at a stop sign.

The truck sustained approximately $5,000 in damage, police reported.

Internet Threatening

A Sedgwick woman called police Friday about someone threatening her son via the Internet. Deputies referred the woman to the Maine State Police, which is already handling the case.

Public Outreach

Deputy Chris Thornton, who is certified as a drug recognition expert, gave a presentation to school nurses in School Union 92 Friday about identifying signs and symptoms of inhalant abuse.


James Libby, 36, of Surry turned himself in Monday on a warrant charging failure to appear.

Jonathan Gaudet, 27, of Bangor called police from G&M Variety in Holden Friday to turn himself in on a warrant. A deputy picked him up and drove him to the Hancock County Jail.

Arrests and Summonses

James Klausky, 19, Ellsworth, trafficking in prison contraband (prescription drugs).

William DeSantis, 42, Orland, criminal mischief and assault

Damian Spelas, 25, Orland, criminal mischief.

Lance Friend, 28, Brooklin, operating an all-terrain vehicle on a public way.

Lynn Poulin, 29, Aurora, operating after suspension.

Justin Vietti, 28, Southwest Harbor, operating after suspension.

Ariel Gray, 19, Southwest Harbor, illegal transportation of liquor by a minor.

Neal J. Higgins, 31, Bangor. Brought for court.

Tracye E. Davis-Norwood, 42, Surry, two warrants failure to appear.

Leah D. Tiedje, 21, Surry, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant and operating an unregistered motor vehicle.

Kevin M. Guptill, 24, Ellsworth, bail violation.

Anthony E. Robbins, 33, Ellsworth, criminal trespass.

David L. Lizotte, 30, Ellsworth, two counts unlawful drug trafficking.

Brandon F. Pettengill, 35, Ellsworth, warrant failure to pay fine.

Sherri M. Butler, 31, Hancock, default in payment of fine.

Nicole Ouellette

Nicole Ouellette

When Nicole isn't giving advice she's completely unqualified to give, she runs an Internet marketing company in Bar Harbor, where she lives with her husband Derrick and their short dog Gidget. She loves young adult novels, cooking and talking French to anyone who'll talk back. [email protected]