Bangor Man Who Murdered Wife Sentenced for Attacking Inmate

Catherine Pegram

Updated 8 months ago

A man from Bangor serving 50 years in prison for killing his wife and unborn child will spend an additional year behind bars for stabbing a fellow inmate.The Bangor Daily News reports 39-year-old Roscoe Sargent pleaded guilty yesterday to aggravated assault.The judge tacked on another year to his murder sentence. Sargent was indicted in the case earlier this year after attacking the inmate at the Maine State Prison in Warren last fall.In January of 2003, Sargent stabbed his wife, Heather, to death. She was eight months pregnant with a boy named Jonah.


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