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Maine Man Accused of Killing Girlfriend, 2 Children Held Without Court Date

Keith Coleman of Garland faces three counts of murder in the deaths of 36-year-old Christina Sargent, 10-year-old Duwayne Coke and 8-year-old Destiny Sargent

Keith Coleman
Maine Department of Public Safety

A Maine man charged with killing his girlfriend and her two young children remains held without bail.

Keith Coleman of Garland faces three counts of murder in the deaths of 36-year-old Christina Sargent, 10-year-old Duwayne Coke and 8-year-old Destiny Sargent. A spokesman for the Maine attorney general says Coleman's court case was continued "day to day" and no bail hearing has been requested yet.

The 27-year-old Coleman appeared in a Bangor court on Dec. 22 and was ordered held without bail pending a hearing. Investigators say the three bodies were found Dec. 20 in the mobile home Coleman shared with the victims in Garland.

Court-appointed attorney Martha Harris represented Coleman on Dec. 22. She has not returned phone calls about the case. 

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