Man pleads guilty to multiple charges in aftermath of Mars Hill crash

On January 27, 2018, troopers responded to a motor vehicle crash on Main Street in Mars Hill.

Witnesses said a vehicle struck two parked vehicles in front of Al’s Diner.

The operator of that vehicle, 22 year old Keighan Robichaud Griffin of Mars Hill, fled the scene and was found a short time later in the area.

Police say that RobichaudGriffin was traveling north on Main Street when he left the roadway and struck a pickup truck parked at Al’s Diner. The impact pushed the truck into another truck parked at the diner causing significant damage to all three vehicles.

Robichaud Griffin was taken into custody and transported to The Aroostook Medical Center.

Following a subsequent investigation and search warrant on Robichaud Griffin’s vehicle, police charge him with multiple misdemeanor and felony level crimes.

On Friday, Robichaud Griffin plead guilty to the following charges at Presque Isle District Court and was sentenced to three years of incarceration: Unlawful Trafficking of Scheduled Drugs Class B, Violation Conditions of Release Class C, Unlawful Possession of Scheduled Drugs Class D, Operating under the Influence Class D Criminal Mishief (2 Counts) Class D, Improper Plates Class E Operating Unregistered Motor Vehicle Class E Leaving Scene of an Accident Class E.