Maine Man Pleads Guilty to Setting Boathouse Fire

Suspect Dives into Norwalk Harbor to Evade Police
Illustration: New England Boating

Bangor Daily News: One of 3 men charged with arson for allegedly burning a Waldoboro boathouse containing a 36’ lobster boat in 2012 pleaded guilty in Lincoln County Superior Court Oct. 1.

Jeffrey Luce, 37, of Whitefield, pleaded guilty to one count of Class A arson and to approximately 12 other charges from unrelated cases, according to court documents. Charges of theft by unauthorized taking and escape, stemming from a 2014 incident involving stolen batteries, were dismissed, in addition to a second count of Class A arson.

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