Prescription Medicine Theft Reported



GOULDSBORO — A 45-year-old man complained to police Oct. 24 that a large quantity of prescription medicine was missing from his home, police said.

Police said the caller told them 150 pills he takes for attention deficit disorder and another 50 pills used to curb anxiety had somehow disappeared.

Out of Control Student

Peninsula School Principal Michael Eastman called police Oct. 26 for assistance with an out of control student.

Police said Eastman told the boy’s mother to take him home for the day.

Bad Checks

Police were called about two bounced checks at Young’s Market, police said.

Both checks were cashed on Oct. 26.

One totaled $125.59 with fees and the other came to $46.98 with fees, police said.

Boat Trespass

A 53-year-old woman in the village of Corea complained to police Oct. 24 that two men launched a boat at Francis Point and backed their trailer over a group of small trees.

Police said they would notify the men, who live in Sullivan, that the launch area is restricted to deed holders in the area.

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Jacqueline Weaver

Jacqueline Weaver

Reporter at The Ellsworth American
Jacqueline's beat covers the eastern Hancock County towns of Lamoine through Gouldsboro as well as Steuben in Washington County. She was a reporter for the New York Times, United Press International and Reuters before moving to Maine. She also publicized medical research at Yale School of Medicine and scientific findings at Yale University for nine years.[email protected]
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