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Couple Kidnaps Handyman And Forces Him To Do Home Improvements

If you have stuff around the house that needs fixing, normal people have one of two options: you either do it yourself, or pay somebody else to do it for you. Neither of those options appealed to 36-year-old Jason DeJesus and 33-year-old Chanelle Troedson of Morgan Hill, California. So instead they lured a local handyman to their home and beat him until he agreed to spend the day fixing stuff around their house, gratis.

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[UPDATE] First Court Appearance for Matthew Partridge from Winslow, Charged with Killing Justin Smith of China

Matthew Partridge of Winslow who allegedly shot a man to death outside the 'You Know Whose Pub' in Waterville Tuesday night is facing a murder charge. He had his initial appearance in Waterville District Court Wednesday. He is charged with shooting to death Justin Smith of China.

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Lewiston Police Arrest Man After Armed Standoff

There was an armed standoff last night at the Morning Star Motel in Lewiston last night. The police had blocked off a section of Lisbon Road near the motel and surrounded the building with guns drawn. Lewiston police were joined by the Maine State Police Tactical Team to assist in the operation.

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Christmas Crooks Are on the Loose This Holiday Season — Dollars and Sense

Employee theft and shoplifting will cost retailers nearly $9 billion this holiday season, and unfortunately it's the upstanding consumer who pays for that loss in the end.

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Murder Spreads Through a City Like an Infection in the Body

Murder is more like an infection than a random act, according to a new study. This may help police contain a city's homicide rate, through better understanding of where future murders are more likely to occur.

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U.S. Marshal's Office

[UPDATE] New Hampshire Couple on Run After Abusing 3 Year Old Boy, Found in Florida

The Plaistow, NH couple wanted by police and accused of child abuse have been found. Police have been looking for Roland Dow and Jessica Linscott for 2 weeks since Linscott's 3-year-old son, James, was taken to a hospital with serious injuries.

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[UPDATE] 4 More ‘John’ Names Released in Kennebunk Zumba Prostitution Scandal

More names have been released in the Kennebunk prostitution ring involving Alexis Wright, a Zumba instructor in Kennebunk. Today 4 more names were revealed by the Kennebunk Police.

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Merced Police Department

‘Spider-Man’ Busted for Mugging Woman

In a move that will shock comic book fans everywhere, a California man was recently arrested after allegedly attempting to mug a woman while wearing a Spider-Man costume. Spidey, what have you done?!

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Abe Lincoln on a $100 Bill?

It was a case of mistaken identity or a case of just plain dumb. According to the Jamestown Sun a Rhode Island man was trying to pass fake $100 bills at a Target store in Attleboro, Massachusetts, but the counterfeiter made one tiny mistake.

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[UPDATE] Waterville Police Make Arrest of Couple Involved in Purse Snatching at Wal-Mart

From the Waterville PD facebook page:
CASE CLOSED: This afternoon, Officer Dennis Picard charged Heather Folsom, 23 and Brandon Brasher, 24 of Pittsfield for one count (each) of Class C Felony Theft by Unauthorized Taking or Transfer in the Walmart purse theft case featured on this page yesterday. Folsom and Brasher will appear in Kennebec County Superior Court on January 29, 2013 to answer this criminal charge. Thank-you to everyone who shared this information and to the several individuals who called us with tips.

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