Cops & Courts

  • Island police log: Camping couple arrested

    Island police log: Camping couple arrested

    BAR HARBOR — A Connecticut couple were arrested on charges of domestic violence assault Sunday evening following a reported fight at a local campground. Police arrived at the campground to find one of the parties had left, and there were no visible injuries on the remaining party. However, witnesses reported that both parties had been

  • Driver charged after crash near Bubble Pond

    Driver charged after crash near Bubble Pond

    BAR HARBOR — Acadia National Park rangers summoned a motorist who rolled his vehicle then fled the scene near Bubble Pond Tuesday, according to a park spokeswoman. “Drugs were found in the vehicle,” said Christie Denzel Anastasia, a public affairs specialist with the park. Rangers were able to identify and contact the motorist on Wednesday.

  • Hancock County Jail Log Week of May 30

    The following were arrested or booked into the Hancock County Jail between May 21-27: Megan E. Patten, 28, Bucksport, back from rehab facility. Nicole K. Hutchinson, 39, Orland, theft by unauthorized taking or transfer. Blaine D. Langworthy, 36, Trenton, theft by unauthorized taking or transfer. Jamin S. Keene, 24, Sullivan, probation violation. Eric E. Ray,

  • Hancock County Jail Log Week of May 23

    The following were arrested or booked into Hancock County Jail between May 13 and 19: Stewart H. Carney Jr., 37, Brewer, nine months and one day for unlawful drug trafficking. Christina A. Richards, 41, Bangor, probation violation. Kevin D. Wiseman, 33, Ellsworth, violating conditions of release. Justin N. Kane, 23, Sullivan, domestic violence terrorizing May

  • Trial in 2018 killing of Bar Harbor woman begins

    Trial in 2018 killing of Bar Harbor woman begins

    ELLSWORTH — Bar Harbor murder defendant Jalique Keene had baked Christmas cookies with his alleged victim, Mikaela Conley’s, family in December of 2017, the dead woman’s mother testified Tuesday in Hancock County Superior Court. A grand jury has indicted Keene, 22,  on charges of murder and gross sexual assault in the June 1, 2018 slaying

  • Hancock County Jail Log Week of May 16

    The following were arrested or booked into the Hancock County Jail between May 6 and 12: Arthur E. Maguire Jr., 45, Prospect, 10 days for operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant. Meredith A. Wullen, 40, Trenton, operating after suspension. Kaleem U. Adnan, 30, Bucksport, violating conditions of release. Nicholas O.

  • Hancock County Jail Log April 23-May 5

    The following were arrested or booked into the Hancock County Jail between April 23 and May 5: Ashlee H. Piskura, 24, Mount Desert, operating a motor vehicle while under the influence of an intoxicant. Jeffrey S. Lynn, 36, Gouldsboro, disorderly conduct, obstructing government administration, OUI. Brandon L. Garland, 18, Ellsworth, protection order violation. James F.

  • Hancock County Jail log April 19-23

    The following were arrested or booked into the Hancock County Jail between April 19 and April 23: Joseph M. Bradley, 36, Clifton, failure to appear. Nicholas O. Stanley, 33, Ellsworth, violating conditions of his release April 21; violating conditions of his release April 22. Ian G. Orchard, 45, Stonington, attaching false plates, Penobscot County Jail