Gogan Sentenced 

64-year old Vella Gogan was sentenced to six months in jail for stealing two pairs of shoes and two water bottles from Olympia sports in Waterville.

Gogan spent five years in prison after being convicted of manslaughter in 1999. Gogan killed her husband, cutting him up into pieces, in the couples Hartland home.

Gogan’s defense was that she had been abused by her husband of 37-years, and she acted in self-defense.

Gogan will spend her shoplifting sentence in Kennebec county jail.