Cops & Courts

  • Hancock County Jail log July 31-Aug 5

    Hancock County Jail log July 31-Aug 5

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between July 31-Aug 5: Leroy Turner, 39, Steuben, probation revocation. Richard W. Bubar Jr., 43, Deer Isle, aggravated assault. Jeffrey P. Munson, 48, Mount Desert, assault. Christopher D. Harper, 43, Tremont, protection order violation. Andrew J. Dicesare, 31, Orrington, failure to appear. Lisa M. Gibson,

  • Ellsworth Police Log Week of Aug. 9

    Ellsworth Police Log Week of Aug. 9

    ELLSWORTH — Police responded to a report of an overdose at Circle K on Aug. 1. They found a 21-year-old Sullivan resident unresponsive in the passenger seat of a parked car. Another man was with the man at the time, according to a report of the incident, which did not specify who called 911. Maine

  • Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of Aug. 9

    Hancock County Sheriff’s Log Week of Aug. 9

    ELLSWORTH — Hancock County sheriff’s deputies arrested a Sullivan man after he allegedly entered a neighbor’s house without permission and later pushed a pregnant woman to the ground Saturday night. Deputy David Lord arrested Dean Barrett, 32, on charges of burglary and domestic violence assault. Lord said Barrett, who was intoxicated, also assaulted the owner

  • Maine State Police Log Week of Aug. 9

    Maine State Police Log Week of Aug. 9

    ELLSWORTH — The Maine State Police arrested a motorist and his passenger, each on drug charges, during a traffic stop July 27 in Sullivan. Trooper Dana Austin stopped the vehicle for erratic operation and spoke with the pair “who seemed extremely nervous,” Austin said. One man had a hammer between his feet and both had

  • Bucksport Police Log Week of Aug. 9

    Bucksport Police Log Week of Aug. 9

    BUCKSPORT — Police held an OUI roadblock on River Road Friday night into early Saturday morning but it didn’t result in any arrests. “We field tested a good number of people but we had no arrests,” Sgt. David Winchester said. Winchester noted that the officers received “overwhelming support” from many of the motorists who were

  • Meth lab busted on Bucksport Road

    Meth lab busted on Bucksport Road

    ELLSWORTH — Agents from the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency Thursday arrested a Bucksport Road couple police said having been making methamphetamine in their home. MDEA Northern Division Commander Darrell Crandall said the arrests came after agents and Ellsworth police officers executed a search warrant at the couple’s residence. The Maine Department of Environmental Protection assisted.

  • MDI murder case status review set

    MDI murder case status review set

    ELLSWORTH — Attorneys for accused murderer Jalique Keene of Bar Harbor are scheduled to meet with Assistant Attorney General John Alsop for a status conference on Thursday, Sept. 13. The Maine State Police on June 4 charged Keene, 21, with murder in the death of Mikaela Conley, 19, of Bar Harbor. Conley’s body was found

  • Hancock County Jail Log July 20-29

    Hancock County Jail Log July 20-29

    The following were arrested or booked into the Hancock County Jail between July 20 and 29: Tiffany R. Butler, 37, Bar Harbor, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant. Jordan W. Merchant, 31, Mount Desert, 48 hours for OUI. Rodney J. Seidell III, 31, Verona Island, OUI and operating after suspension.