AUGUSTA — A Litchfield man was indicted Friday on charges he received more than $10,000 in public assistance over a five-year period by falsely claiming that his only income was from Social Security or other public assistance.

Philip Justin Fitzherbert, 29, who formerly lived in West Gardiner, is charged with six counts of theft by deception, five counts of unsworn falsification and one count of attempted theft by deception.

According to the Kennebec County grand jury indictment, Fitzherbert failed to report annuity payments he received and failed to say that twin daughters, born in June 2013, were not living with him.

Supporting documents show that Fitzherbert told state workers in his application for food supplements, cash and MaineCare benefits that he was living in a camper trailer and received $700-800 a month from various Social Security programs between June 1, 2008, and Nov. 1, 2013.

An indictment is not a determination of guilt, but it indicates that there is enough evidence to proceed with formal charges and a trial in superior court.

Also indicted Friday by the grand jury in Kennebec County and will be scheduled for arraignment this month in Kennebec County Superior Court:

• Dennis R. Allen, 74, of Pompano Beach, Fla., possession of sexually explicit materials July 8, 2013, in Rome.

• Matthew Allen, 36, of Vienna, operating after revocation Dec. 14, 2013, in Mount Vernon.

• Kevin Lee Barr, 34, of Waterville, violation of condition of release, burglary, criminal mischief and three counts of theft by unauthorized taking, April 15 and June 6, all in Waterville.

• Clinton U. Bates, 37, of Sidney, two counts of burglary, five counts of theft by unauthorized taking and one count of criminal mischief, all April 23 in Augusta, Manchester and Windsor.

• Mark M. Beaulieu, 42, of Waterville, aggravating criminal operating under the influence, operating after suspension, false identification, endangering the welfare of a child and operating without a license, all May 29 in Waterville.

• Matthew R. Bradley, 29, of Gardiner, operating after revocation Oct. 2, 2013, in Gardiner.

• Kallie M. Bryant, 23, of Augusta, two counts each of forgery, theft by unauthorized taking and theft by deception, June 12, 2013, and between Sept. 2 and Oct. 2, 2013, all in Augusta.

• Bradford E. Buck, 60, of Augusta, obstructing criminal prosecution; violation of condition of release; criminal operating under the influence; operating after suspension; leaving the scene; failure to report accident; disorderly conduct; unlawful trafficking in scheduled drugs; unlawful furnishing of scheduled drugs; stealing drugs and unlawful possession of scheduled drugs, May 29 in Winthrop and Nov. 30, 2013 in Augusta.

• Jordan Lee Buker, 21, of Fairfield, receiving stolen property; unauthorized use of property; refusing to submit to arrest; driving to endanger and leaving the scene, all May 9 in Waterville.

• Tony Colon, 30, of Livermore Falls, aggravated assault and assault May 7 in Augusta.

• Joseph P. Cote Jr., 30, of Skowhegan, aggravated assault and violation of condition of release, May 10 in Augusta.

• Marshall Cox, 50, of Vassalboro, two counts of gross sexual assault, Nov. 28-Dec. 26, 2013, in Augusta.

• Charles K. Dent, 35, of Lewiston, operating after revocation, leaving the scene and operating without a license, all March 30 in Sidney.

• David Michael Devine, 25, of Oakland, violation of condition of release and two counts of aggravated assault, all May 11 in Oakland.

• Albert Jonathan DiPietro, 29, of Waterville, theft by unauthorized taking May 9 in Waterville.

• Eric Donnell, 26, of Lewiston, five counts each of criminal mischief and burglary and two counts of theft by unauthorized taking, all Feb. 1, 2012, in Wayne.

• Nordac Haldane Dooley, 18, of Waterville, burglary, theft by unauthorized taking and criminal mischief, all Jan. 21 in Waterville.

• David L. Dulac, 28, of Augusta, robbery and conspiracy to commit robbery May 17 in Waterville.

• Carlton Enos, 22, of Turner, five counts each of criminal mischief and burglary and two counts of theft by unauthorized taking, all May 3, 2012, in Wayne.

• Corey L. Fling, 39, of Augusta, criminal threatening, violation of condition of release and operating after suspension May 9 in Oakland.

• Stephen Allen Frappier, 28, of Madison, burglary and theft by unauthorized taking Dec. 24, 2013, in Oakland.

• Earnest L. Gagnon Jr., 31, of Mount Vernon, receiving stolen property May 14 in Augusta.

• Linda M. Gallant, 53, of Augusta, two counts of arson March 27 in Augusta.

• Edwell D. Gethers, 35, of Waterville, domestic violence assault May 13 in Waterville.

• Wesley A. Glidden, 31, of Jefferson, burglary and theft by unauthorized taking Sept. 1-30, 2013, in Windsor.

• James L. Haskell Jr., 38, of Gardiner, violation of sex offender registration March 14-May 8 in Gardiner.

• Emmanual Hurtado, 23, of Waterville, theft by unauthorized taking March 3, in Waterville.

• Heather Jurdak, 31, of Vassalboro, assault on an officer Dec. 9, 2013, in Augusta.

• Eric D. Lee, 22, of Augusta, aggravated trafficking in scheduled drugs and violation of condition of release March 2 in Farmingdale.

• Steven T. Levesque, 45, of Oakland, domestic violence assault and domestic violence terrorizing May 28 in Oakland.

• Sheena R. Litchfield, 28, of South China, theft by unauthorized taking Feb. 4 in Waterville.

• Joseph P. Long II, 23, of Lisbon Falls, two counts aggravated trafficking in scheduled drugs May 30 in West Gardiner.

• Kory K. McPhail, 23, of Clinton, theft by unauthorized taking Nov. 18, 2013, in Winslow.

• Joshua J. Merriam, 26, of Waterville, theft by unauthorized taking Feb. 14, 2013, in Augusta.

• Elijah Miller, 32, of Kennebunk, two counts of unlawful possession of scheduled drugs March 9 in Vassalboro.

• Wilfred J. Morissette, 49, of Winslow, three counts each of reckless conduct, two of domestic violence criminal threatening and one of criminal threatening May 11 in Winslow.

• Shawnelle Morris, 20, of Tobyhanna, Pa., aggravated trafficking in heroin March 2 in Farmingdale.

• Andrew Francis John Parent, 21, of Waterville, criminal threatening Jan. 3 in Winslow.

• Tammy M. Rastelli, 40, of Augusta, theft by unauthorized taking and misuse of identification Feb. 15-20 in Augusta.

• Tyler O. Redlevske, 26, of Augusta, theft by deception and violation of condition of release Jan. 1, 2013-Jan. 1, 2014, in Augusta.

• Ashley N. Rideout, 27, of South China, theft by unauthorized taking Nov. 21, 2013, in Gardiner.

• Samantha Robinson, 20, of Augusta, three counts each of unlawful trafficking in scheduled drugs, Aug. 28-Sept. 18, 2013, in Augusta.

• Donald Eugene Roderick Jr., 36, of Skowhegan, burglary, receiving stolen property and violation of condition of release Oct. 4, 2013, in Vassalboro.

• Christopher Rogers, 35, of Portland, violation of sex offender registration May 1 in Waterville.

• Caleb B. Rossignol, 20, of Pittsfield, receiving stolen property and unauthorized use of property May 9 in Waterville.

• Andrew L. Seamon, 47, of Augusta, two counts of gross sexual assault May 31, 2012-Feb. 1, 2014, in Augusta.

• Ivory I. Shoulders, 28, of New York, N.Y., criminal threatening May 17 in Augusta.

• Shane C. Sturgeon, 27, of Lewiston, robbery and conspiracy to commit robbery May 17 in Waterville.

• Freeman Adelbert Taylor Jr., 40, of Wiscasset, aggravated trafficking in heroin, unlawful furnishing of heroin, two counts of unlawful possession of scheduled drugs and criminal forfeiture of $6,832 in currency, all May 1, and violation of condition of release May 16, all in Augusta.

• Alan C. Turner, 44, of Augusta, aggravated criminal trespass, criminal threatening and operating without a license Feb. 18 and violation of condition of release April 30, all in Augusta.

• Jordan E. Waterman, 22, of Augusta, two counts of assault on an officer April 12 in Augusta.

• Jacob T. Weeks, 29, of Whitefield, stealing drugs and theft by unauthorized taking Jan. 13 in Augusta.

• Lydia M. Wescott, 31, of Pittston, two counts of unlawful possession of scheduled drugs March 27 in Augusta.

• Jonathan W. White, 39, of China, two counts of criminal threatening and one count of refusing to submit to arrest May 24 in China.

• Tina M. Whittemore, 48, of Augusta, aggravated trafficking in heroin, unlawful furnishing of heroin, two counts of unlawful possession of scheduled drugs and criminal forfeiture of $6,832 in currency May 1 in Augusta.

• Jamela E. Wilson, 36, of Lewiston, operating after revocation and violation of condition of release March 5 in Waterville.


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