Thursday, 18 July 2019 12:45

Robbery suspect accused of witness tampering

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BANGOR - A man accused of robbing a Patten credit union in February was back in court Wednesday facing a new charge.

Bryan Ingalls, 59, has been held at Penobscot County Jail since his arrest on Valentine's Day.  He was indicted on a robbery charge in April and his bail was set at $40,000 but he was unable to make bail.

 

Ingalls was back in court on Wednesday to face an additional charge of tampering with a witness.

 

An additional $5,000 cash bail was set for the new charge as well as a condition that he not have contact with the witness.

 

If convicted on the charge of tampering with a witness, Ingalls could face up to five years in prison and $5,000 fine.

Ingalls next court appearance is scheduled for September.

 

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