Man Charged With Murder of New Gloucester Woman 

A man has been formally charged with the murder of a woman whose body was found in the basement of his apartment building.Authorities say 20-year-old Bob Ryder killed 38-year-old Danita Brown of New Gloucester.She had been missing for several weeks.Police found her body after being tipped by Ryder’s Alcoholics Anonymous sponsor.Court documents say Ryder told police he hit Brown in the head with a clock, then hid her body in the basement.