BELFAST -- Daniel Porter, the 25-year-old Jackson man accused of killing a Florida firefighter in a drug-related murder in February of 2012, may not go to trial.
A man suspected of selling cocaine in Hancock county has been arrested.
The Maine Drug Enforcement Agency says it had been investigating 54 year old Mark Briggs of Surry for several months.
On Saturday, they followed Briggs as he left the state and then pulled him over in Ellsworth when he returned.
They say they found nearly a half a pound of cocaine hidden in his trunk and more cocaine when they searched his home on the Morgan's bay road.
Packaging and 10 thousand dollars in cash was also seized.
Briggs is now charged with aggravated trafficking in cocaine.
Today is the deadline to mail or turn in paper applications for moose permits. People have until five oclock to either have their applications postmarked or delivered to the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife office in Augusta.
Winners of the permits will be posted on the departments website on June 15th. If you miss todays deadlines you still have until May 14th for online applications. Game officials say Maine's moose population is healthy and not suffering from issues currently seen in New Hampshire.