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U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Maine

Friday, May 18, 2018

New York Man Pleads Guilty to Failing to Pay Child Support

Bangor, Maine:  United States Attorney Halsey B. Frank announced that Theodore S. Comando, 54, of Westbury, New York pled guilty yesterday in U.S. District Court to failing to pay court-ordered child support.

According to court records, in September 2005, a Maine District Court ordered Comando to make weekly child support payments of $131.  Comando failed to do so as required and currently owes more than $10,000.

The defendant faces up to 2 years in prison and a $250,000 fine. He will be sentenced after the completion of a presentence report by the U.S. Probation Office.

The investigation was conducted by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Inspector General.

Jim Moore Assistant United States Attorney Tel: (207) 945-0373
Updated May 22, 2018