Bangor Police Charge Man in Center Street Domestic Assault
There was an increase in police presence on Center Street in Bangor this morning, as members of the Bangor Police Department dealt with a situation.
A Bangor man is now behind bars after police arrested him in connection with a domestic violence incident they say took place earlier in the day.
According to Sergeant Jason McAmbley, Public Information Officer for the Bangor Police Department, authorities were called to a home on Center Street around 9:30 this morning.
"A female victim told police a male in the residence had physically assaulted her today and had threatened her with a knife the day before. The female had fled the residence and was later located by detectives. The female showed signs of having been assaulted and was transported to a local hospital for treatment."
As a result of their investigation, 51-year-old Jason Reaviel was arrested and taken to the Penobscot County Jail.
Reaviel will face a charge of Domestic Violence Aggravated Assault, which is a class B Felony.
The Maine Coalition to End Domestic Violence offers services to those affected by domestic violence.
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