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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Maine

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, October 9, 2014

Bangor Man Sentenced for Misdemeanor Cocaine Possession in Acadia National Park

Contact: F. Todd Lowell
Assistant United States Attorney
Tel: (207) 945-0373

Bangor, Maine: United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that Glenn
G. Watson, 63, of Bangor, Maine, was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Bangor to four
months in prison and one year of supervised release and fined $1,736 for cocaine possession. He
was also ordered to pay the costs of the testing the cocaine seized from him. The defendant
pleaded guilty on August 28, 2014.

On June 24, 2014, Watson was in a vehicle parked in Acadia National Park. A ranger
approached the vehicle and smelled marijuana. The defendant admitted smoking marijuana and
having it in the vehicle and agreed to a search of the vehicle. The ranger found four grams of
cocaine in the vehicle and seized $2,001 from the defendant and the vehicle.
The case was investigated by the U.S. National Park Service.

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Updated January 26, 2015