Maine State Police Log Week of Aug. 20

ELLSWORTH — The Maine State Police charged two people with assault in unrelated incidents Friday and Saturday.

Trooper Dana Austin arrested Russell Merchant, 60, of Franklin on a charge of assault Friday.

Austin summoned Paul Wikert, 42, of Ellsworth on a charge of assault in Hancock Saturday. Hancock County Sheriff’s deputies assisted.


Jessica Sinclair, 34, of Franklin was arrested on a charge of violating conditions of her release in Ellsworth Friday.

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