Cops & Courts

  • Storm closes road

    Storm closes road

    TREMONT — A large tree and downed power line blocked the Tremont Road in Monday’s storm. The Fire Department and Mount Desert police closed the road until Emera crews could clear the tree and power lines. A Tremont woman reported possible stalking to Bar Harbor police on April 10. Tremont is out of their jurisdiction,

  • Mahaney graduates from officer academy

    BRUNSWICK — Basil Mahaney of Bar Harbor Fire Rescue was one of 18 Maine firefighters to have completed rigorous training and graduated from the Maine Fire Service Institute’s Officer Training Academy to prepare them for leadership roles at fire departments across the state. A graduation ceremony was held March 17 at the Hutchinson Center in

  • Hancock County Jail log April 10-12

    The following were arrested or booked into the Hancock County Jail between April 10 and 12: Scott H. Perry, 50, Steuben, hold for Washington County. Robert K. Gross, 33, Etna, two counts failure to appear. Gary W. Goodrich III, 21, Surry, warrants charging 14 counts theft and 13 counts of burglary. Kayla M. Bulleman, 21,

  • Potholes, deer and parking lots, oh my!

    Potholes, deer and parking lots, oh my!

    BAR HARBOR — A car had to be towed Friday with two flat tires after reportedly hitting a pothole on Route 3 in Hulls Cove. The 2011 Chevrolet was driven by Amy Walton, no age given, of Bar Harbor. A person reported that photos of them were uploaded to a pornographic website without their consent

  • Hancock County Jail log April 2-9

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between April 2 and 9: Sara E. Small, 26, Deer Isle, operating after suspension. Eric L. Fletcher, 38, Harrington, hold for other agency. Craig D. Kneeland, 27, Verona Island, four counts failure to appear, two counts violating conditions of release and one count aggravated operation

  • Police beat: Frying pan fight

    Police beat: Frying pan fight

    BAR HARBOR — A fight with a frying pan at a residence around 3 a.m. Monday resulted in an aggravated assault charge for Victor Mulero-Medina, 33, of Bar Harbor. Mulero-Medina was reportedly the aggressor in the fight, which involved both parties being hit with a frying pan. Mulero-Medina was also charged with violating conditions of

  • Jurors selected for Garcia trial

    Jurors selected for Garcia trial

    ELLSWORTH — The jury was selected Monday for the trial of a Bangor man charged with manslaughter in connection to a 2015 fatal crash in Bar Harbor. The trial is scheduled to begin April 24. Miguel Garcia, 43, was the driver of a truck owned by Hermon-based Builders Installed Products that veered off Route 3

  • Hancock County Jail log March 27 – April 1

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between March 27 and April 1: Adam J. Fitzherbert, 53, Surry, violating conditions of release. Adina M. Nash, 25, Orland, failure to appear. Nicholas J. Gray, 21, Blue Hill, failure to appear. Graydon J. Dobbs, 20, Bar Harbor, seven days for operating a vehicle without

  • Hancock County Court Jan. 1 to Jan. 31

    Hancock County Court Jan. 1 to Jan. 31

    The following cases were adjudicated, reviewed or continued in Hancock County Court, according to official records: Jan. 1 to Jan. 31 Laura M. Adams, 47, Jefferson Hills, Pa. Operating vehicle without license at Bar Harbor, March 5, 1990. $60. Michael E. Robbins, 26, Sorrento. Robbery at Ellsworth, March 31, 2014. Department of Corrections one year,

  • No charges yet in domestic incident

    No charges yet in domestic incident

    TREMONT — State police responded to a report of a domestic abuse situation in Tremont midday Saturday. Mount Desert police assisted by attempting to locate the victim. The incident remains under investigation, Lt. Rod Charette said. On multiple occasions last week, deputies checked Hodgdon Road in Tremont, which has had an ongoing parking problem, police