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Recent Crime News
Tuesday Dec 23 | via Herald Gazette
A 33-year-old former Owls Head man was allowed to spend Christmas with his family before reporting to jail Dec. 26, where he will spend the next year in custody. Jeffrey Dorr Jr., now living in Alabama, pleaded guilty to charges of failure to appear, violating conditions of release and operating beyond license conditions or restrictions Dec. 23 in Knox County Superior Court. Comment?
Friday Dec 19 | via Capital Weekly
A 49-year-old Rockland man was sentenced to two years in prison with all but 90 days suspended after he pleaded guilty Dec. 19 to a felony domestic violence assault charge. Robert E. Crowe Jr., was arrested Oct. 5 and charged with assaulting a woman he shared an apartment with after Thomaston Police Officer Olaf Sigaud heard a man and woman shouting at each other and investigated the disturbance. Comment?
Wednesday Dec 17 | via Herald Gazette
A 52-year-old Cushing man, who was convicted of manslaughter for the 1994 beating death of a child, admitted to a charge of domestic violence assault and was ordered to pay a $500 fine Dec. 17 in Knox County District Court. Harold Clarke Jr., although he entered a guilty plea, contested the allegation against him, saying the Dec. 9 argument was a verbal confrontation only. Comment?
Tuesday Dec 16 | via Capital Weekly
Jillian Falcetano, 36, of Union, operating under the influence, $500 fine, license suspended 150 days, unlawful possession of scheduled drug, dismissed. Franck Foulon, 29, of Miami, Fla., operating under the influence, $500 fine, 48 hours in jail, license suspended 150 days. Comment?
Friday Dec 5 | via Herald Gazette
A 29-year-old Rockland man, on probation for a 2013 domestic violence assault conviction was arrested for carrying machetes and various knives in his car. Joshua Smith was arrested in Thomaston by Knox County Sheriff's Deputy Jeremy Joslyn Nov. 28 after he was caught possessing a dagger, box cutters, machetes and buck knives. Comment?
Monday Dec 1 | via Bangor Daily News
A 31-year-old Rockport man made his initial court appearance Monday after police said he slapped a woman who refused to help him to get his stuck sports utility vehicle out of a yard. Eldon B. Bennett was arrested Thanksgiving morning by Rockport police Officer Cooper Plaisted and charged with felony domestic violence assault, criminal operating under the influence and operating without a license. Comment?
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