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Bangor Resident Pleads Guilty to Maintaining a Drug Involved Premises

For Immediate Release
U.S. Attorney's Office, District of Maine

Contact: Andrew McCormack
Assistant United States Attorney
Tel: (207) 945-0373

Bangor, Maine:  United States Attorney Thomas E. Delahanty II announced that Laura Lyons, 30, of Bangor pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court to maintaining a drug involved premises. 

According to court records, in 2014, the defendant maintained a residence on Essex Street in Bangor where she allowed dealers to store and sell heroin to customers on a daily basis and for which she was compensated in heroin. 

The defendant faces up to 20 years in prison, a $500,000 fine and three years of supervised release.

The case was investigated by the U.S Drug Enforcement Administration and the Maine Drug Enforcement Agency.

Updated April 12, 2016

Drug Trafficking