We’re told that a fight broke out between 46-year-old Douglas Moore and 51-year-old Dean Curtis on Moore’s property off the Kingdom Road, Thursday afternoon.
It’s not known what caused the fight, but Curtis was shot.
Early reports indicated that the injury was self-inflicted, but the Ellsworth American is reporting that Moore allegedly shot Curtis in the abdomen.
Police have charged Moore with elevated aggravated assault.
He spent Thursday night in the Hancock County jail.
Curtis was taken to Eastern Maine Medical Center.
Police believe that his injury is not life-threatening.