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Woman arrested for hitting Pokemon Go player with her car

From the Bangor Police Department: Yesterday evening, on July 24, 2016 at approximately 9:53 PM Bangor Police Officers responded to the intersection of Hammond and Franklin Street, to the report of a pedestrian who was intentionally struck by a vehicle. Witnesses reported that a brief verbal altercation occurred prior to the pedestrian being struck by […]

Surry man dies after swimming incident

From the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office: Synopsis: On July 21, 2016, around 1810 hours, I responded to Sullivan Quarry, on Quarry Road, for report of a male swimmer that had not resurfaced.  Upon arrival, a 26 year old male from Surry was pulled from the water by bystanders and CPR was in progress.  The male […]

Aroostook County man’s death deemed a homicide

From Maine State Police Public Safety spokesman Steve McCausland: State and Presque Isle Police are investigating the death of an elderly man in Presque Isle as a homicide.  The body of 86 year old Leo Corriveau was found at his home at 327 Houlton Road  late Saturday afternoon.   His body was discovered by relatives who […]