• Maine hearing delayed for Mass. rapist
    March 30,2013
     

    PORTLAND, Maine - A hearing has been delayed until next week for a Gorham man facing a fugitive from justice charge after eluding authorities for 34 years after being convicted of three Massachusetts rapes.

    Friday's hearing for Gary Irving was continued to Monday, so he will remain in Cumberland County Jail through the weekend.

    The Portland Press Herald (http://bit.ly/14C1nsN ) says Irving turned up in court Friday wearing a yellow inmate uniform, the color worn by maximum security prisoners.

    His lawyer, Christopher Leddy, told Justice Roland Cole that he needed more time to review the documents in Irving's case, so the hearing was rescheduled for 8:30 a.m. Monday.

    The 52-year-old Irving used an assumed name while living in Gorham and was arrested Wednesday night. He had disappeared while awaiting sentencing for the rapes.



    Information from: Portland Press Herald, http://www.pressherald.com

    MORE IN Central Vermont
    WASHINGTON — The lusty applause that greeted his return to the Capitol is behind him now, as are... Full Story
    Sanders returns to Capitol, campaign in tow
    BURLINGTON — The Green Mountain Chamber Music Festival opened its 2016 Artist Faculty Series... Full Story
    WILLISTON — Vermont State Police say they are ramping up enforcement efforts to nab drunken... Full Story
    More Articles
  •  
     
    • MEDIA GALLERY 
    • VIDEOS
    • PHOTOS