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Maine Crime

FAIL: Wanted Man Posts Hiding Spot On Snapchat

The Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 03.25.2015 | Weird News

A man wanted for burglary in central Maine avoided arrest until he revealed his hiding spot on Snapchat. Police in Somerset County had been searchi...

786 CHILDREN DEAD: Abuse, Neglect Reportedly Occurred In Plain View Of Authorities

Associated Press | HOLBROOK MOHR AND GARANCE BURKE | Posted 12.18.2014 | Crime

BUTTE, Montana (AP) — At least 786 children died of abuse or neglect in the U.S. in a six-year span in plain view of child protection authorities ...

Maine Teen Charged With Naked Break-Ins

Associated Press | Posted 11.17.2014 | Crime

FALMOUTH, Maine (AP) — Police say an 18-year-old Maine man has been arrested after allegedly breaking into two homes while naked, at about the same ...

Mugshot Within A Mugshot Is Incarception (PHOTO)

The Huffington Post | Hilary Hanson | Posted 08.19.2014 | Weird News

Yo dawg, we heard you liked mugshots. Robert Burt of Pittsfield, Maine was arrested for drunk driving in June. When the 19-year-old was booked into...

RETURN TO SENDER: Alleged Masturbator Miffs Mailman

Posted 09.24.2013 | Weird News

He had a package for the mailman, but it wasn't well received. Nathan Harrington, 38, received a criminal summons for indecent conduct after his ma...

Car Seller Says He Got Stuffed Into Trunk And Kidnapped By Customer

Posted 05.16.2013 | Crime

A Maine man who attempted to sell his car online says he wound up stuffed into the trunk and driven to Delaware. Alexander Filatov, 19, posted a C...

Steamy Details Discussed In Zumba Prostitution Case

Posted 01.20.2013 | Crime

Steamy details emerged about the physical relationship between a middle-aged businessman and a zumba instructor accused of running a brothel in Maine....

Police On Drug Bust Find Child Molester Babysitting Suspect's Kids

Posted 10.25.2012 | Crime

Authorities working an undercover narcotics bust discovered a convicted child molester babysitting the children of suspected drug offenders. Offici...

Police Discover Arsenal, 'Dark Knight' Clippings In Speeding Man's Car

Huffington Post | David Moye | Posted 07.24.2012 | Crime

Maine State Police say they discovered a small arsenal and several Aurora shooting news clippings on Sunday when they arrested a man speeding at 112 m...

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Maine Police Believe Ayla Reynolds Is Dead

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 05.31.2012 | Crime

Authorities in Maine held a news conference Thursday afternoon to update the public on the case of missing toddler Ayla Reynolds. The two-year-old has...

Prisoner Got Out To Get Off

Posted 03.13.2012 | Weird News

Sex like this has got to be illegal. A correction officer said he spotted a Maine inmate crawling in the county jail's corridors after apparently ...

Police Accuse Baby Ayla's Dad Of Withholding Information

Posted 01.31.2012 | Crime

State Police blasted a New England television station claiming that officials believe a missing Maine toddler is dead on the same day that they told r...

Father And Police Dispute Polygraph Test In Ayla Reynolds Disappearance

Posted 01.16.2012 | Crime

The father of a missing Maine toddler and state police disagree over what allegedly happened after the dad submitted to a lie-detector test. Justi...

Missing Girl's Mom Claims Dad Won't Speak To Her

Posted 12.29.2011 | Crime

The mother of a missing Maine toddler blasted the girl's father for cutting off communication after the 20-month-old's disappearance. Trista Reynol...

Toddler Vanishes From Bed In Maine

Posted 12.19.2011 | Crime

A frantic search is underway for a 20-month-old Maine girl who vanished from her bed. Ayla Reynolds was last seen by her father, Justin DiPietro, w...

Cigarette Butt Leads To Break In 31-Year-Old Murder Case

Reuters | Posted 02.06.2012 | Crime

Dec 7 (Reuters) - DNA evidence from a discarded cigarette butt has led to an arrest in a 31-year-old Maine murder case, in which a young woman was s...

Student Caught With Weed Bites Principal As Mother Grabs With Stash

Posted 11.12.2011 | Crime

Sometimes it's best not to have mom come to the rescue. Police arrested Kandice J. Child on Wednesday after she allegedly attempted to run away wit...