Portland Man Accused of Stabbing Another Man at a Bangor Store
A Portland man is facing charges after allegedly stabbing a member of an ambulance crew in a Bangor store.
Who is the Suspect?
Bangor Police Sergeant Jason McAmbley says Justin Hill, 37, of Portland is charged with aggravated assault.
Police were called to the Circle K convenience store on Odlin Road in Bangor at around 2:30 Sunday morning, for a report of a stabbing. When police arrived they found the suspect, Justin Hill, who was being restrained on the ground by a person who told officers they had witnessed the incident. An investigation into the circumstances of the incident revealed that the suspect had allegedly stabbed a member of a Northern Light ambulance crew, who was at the store. There's no word on what may have motivated the attack, but the victim told the police that he doesn't know Hill.
How Badly Was the Victim Hurt?
The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment for cuts to his head and hand. Hill was taken to the Penobscot County Jail.
We'll update this story as more details become available.