Man Charged with Attempted Robbery 

A 25-year old transient is being held at the Penobscot County Jail, charged with attempted robbery.Police say Jerome Richards was seen walking toward the entrance of the Maine Savings and Federal Credit Union in Corinth around 5 p.m. Tuesday. An off-duty State Trooper says Richards was wearing a black hoodie, backwards with eyeholes cut out, and black latex gloves.When Richards saw the trooper on the phone, he fled the scene.A Penobscot County Sheriff’s Deputy tracked Richards down, found the sweatshirt, the gloves and B-B guns in the vehicle.Richards was arrested and charged with attempted robbery. He’s due in court tomorrow.