AUGUSTA — Three people were sentenced Thursday in separate hearings held in Kennebec County Superior Court.

Bradford E. Buck, 60, of Augusta was sentenced to four years in prison, with all but 90 days suspended and two years probation. He was also fined $1,750.

Buck was convicted of stealing drugs and unlawful possession of oxycodone, which occurred Nov. 30, 2013, as well as a second count of unlawful possession of oxycodone and violating condition of release Oct. 7, 2014, all in Augusta.

Buck was also convicted of violating conditions of release, operating under the influence, operating while license suspended or revoked, failing to stop, remain, provide information; and disorderly conduct, fighting, all May 29, 2014, in Winthrop.

Buck’s driver’s license was suspended for 150 days.

Wayne Nathaniel Foster, 36, of Waterville, was sentenced to six months in jail after he was convicted of domestic violence assault, which occurred Dec. 11, 2013, in Waterville. He was sentenced to six months in jail and given six months’ credit for time served on a related charge, unlawful furnishing of scheduled drug.

Charges of gross sexual assault, aggravated assault, and two counts of unlawful possession of scheduled drugs were dismissed because of insufficient evidence, according to a filing by the district attorney’s office.

Foster remains on probation for the previous conviction, and conditions were amended to require him to also attend domestic violence court.

Crystal L. Taylor, 29, of Chelsea, was convicted of unlawful possession of a scheduled drug and theft by unauthorized taking or transfer, which occurred Sept. 13 in Augusta; she was sentenced to 48 hours in jail, given credit for time served, and fined $400.


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