Cops & Courts

  • Man accused of threatening former employer on social media

    Man accused of threatening former employer on social media

    ELLSWORTH — An Ellsworth man was arrested Friday after allegedly posting threatening messages directed at his former employer on social media. The Gouldsboro Police Department received a report from a local business on Nov. 7 that Angel Luis Valle Rodriguez, 47, of Ellsworth and Puerto Rico was communicating threats to his former manager. Police said

  • Hancock County Court Sept. 1-30

    Hancock County Court Sept. 1-30

    The following cases were adjudicated, reviewed or continued in Hancock County Court, according to official records: Sept. 1 to Sept. 30 Mark E. Lewis, 51, Bangor. Theft by unauthorized taking or transfer, priors, at Waltham, June 26, 2015. Department of Corrections 18 months, probation revoked. Michael R Daniel, 27, Gouldsboro. Domestic violence assault at Hancock,

  • Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of Nov. 8

    Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of Nov. 8

    ELLSWORTH — Deputies investigated three motor vehicle accidents related to the wind storm Saturday. In all cases, trees as well as a large tree branch had fallen into the roadway and were struck by cars. Two of the accidents were in Hancock and one was in Lamoine. In all cases, the vehicles involved were able

  • Hancock County Jail log Oct. 29-Nov. 1

    Hancock County Jail log Oct. 29-Nov. 1

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between Oct. 29 and Nov. 1: Ralph E. Fowler Jr., 47, Ellsworth, defaulting in payment of fine. Lindsay M. Swanson, 26, Steuben, failure to appear, operating after suspension. Buddy S. Burton, 37, Augusta, back for court. Theodore J. Gray, 38, Deer Isle, two counts each

  • Ellsworth Police Log Week of Nov. 8

    Ellsworth Police Log Week of Nov. 8

    ELLSWORTH — A woman told police that she had been hit in the rib cage by the mirror of a moving car in the parking lot of Walmart on Nov. 3. The incident was reported to police around 3 p.m. and had occurred an hour earlier, according to the woman. She told officers she was

  • Maine State Police Log Week of Nov. 8

    Maine State Police Log Week of Nov. 8

    ELLSWORTH — Two times isn’t the charm for speeding. A driver was arrested on a speeding charge after dashing away from an initial stop on Oct. 29 on the Eastbrook Road in Eastbrook. Trooper Travis Chapman stopped Terrance Davis, 56, for driving 78 miles an hour in a 45-mile-per-hour zone and issued Davis a summons

  • Gouldsboro Police Log Week of Nov. 8

    Gouldsboro Police Log Week of Nov. 8

    GOULDSBORO — On Oct. 27, police participated in a drug take-back day along with Winter Harbor Police. Approximately 10 pounds of material was collected. Traffic accident On Nov. 3, a Sullivan man struck a tree in the road while driving north on Route 1. The driver was able to continue to his destination but needed

  • Inmate charged with conspiracy to commit murder

    ELLSWORTH — A former Blue Hill resident who has been held at the Washington County Jail for most of 2018 on several charges, is facing two more, said Maine Department of Public Safety spokesman Steve McCausland. The Maine State Police and the Maine Fire Marshal’s Office charged Robert Boggia, 33, on Oct. 31 with conspiracy