Dresden man sentenced to 28 months for Bath Oxycodone robbery – Kennebec Journal

Posted: 4:30 PM
Updated: 4:32 PM

Nicholas Alexander, 23, admitted that he robbed the Walgreens pharmacy in Bath after authorities located him about a month later at a motel in Wiscasset.

By Scott Dolan sdolan@pressherald.com
Staff Writer

A Dresden man who held up a pharmacy in Bath in June was sentenced Wednesday in U.S. District Court in Portland to serve 28 months in prison.

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Eight arrested in Hancock County oxycodone ring – Kennebec Journal

Posted: 1:08 PM
Updated: 2:30 PM

Maine Drug Enforcement agents seize more than $40,000 in oxycodone and $35,000 in cash in three raids Tuesday.

By Scott Dolan sdolan@pressherald.com
Staff Writer

Eight people have been arrest in Hancock County following a two-year investigation into an illegal drug ring that Maine Drug Enforcement agent consider a “significant source” of illegal prescription narcotics in the area.

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Police Seek Suspect in Augusta Pharmacy Robbery – MPBN News

AUGUSTA, Maine (AP) _ Police are investigating a robbery of a CVS Pharmacy in Augusta.

Augusta police say a 25- to 30-year-old white man wearing a hooded sweat shirt, dark face paint and sunglasses made off with oxycodone pills after threatening an employee at the pharmacy counter about 11 a.m. Saturday.

The Kennebec Journal says the suspect fled the store to a nearby (more…)