17, Dec 2014 - Penobscot, ME Leanna Norris: Mom Accused Of Drugging, Suffocating Two-Year-Old Daughter Convicted
Leanna Norris, a 25-year-old woman from Stetson, Maine, has been convicted for murdering her own two-and-a-half-year-old daughter. According to NECN, Norris was found guilty of cold-blooded murder by a Superior Court judge on Monday. The court rejected an insanity plea by Leanna, who used it as a last resort to escape conviction. Due to be Leanna Norris: Mom Accused Of Drugging, Suffocating Two ...
10, Oct 2014 - Penobscot, ME State prison inmate's death under investigation
The Maine Department of Corrections is investigating the death of a prisoner at the Maine State Prison in Warren. Jerry Robin Lydick, 56, of Penobscot County died around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday, according to Scott Fish, spokesman for the Maine Department of Corrections. Fish said the Maine Attorney General's Office and the state Medical Examiner's Office are investigating Lydick's death. Lydick was ...
04, Apr 2014 - Penobscot, ME Convicted rapist charged with assaulting woman now in critical condition
Posted March 15, 2014, at 6:17 a.m. BANGOR, Maine — A Brewer man sentenced in 1995 to 17½½ years in prison for raping a woman he met in a local bar was charged Thursday in connection with an assault on the woman with whom he lived and reported threats against two police officers.