Stabbing Update 

An Ellsworth man accused of stabbing a State Trooper remains behind bars.

In a court appearance Monday afternoon, a judge ordered 24 year old Joshua Gray be held without bail.

Police say Gray ran away and then stabbed State Trooper Tom Pickering last Tuesday while pickering was questioning him about a burglary that happened in Blue Hill.

Trooper Pickering was not seriously injured. Gray is facing a host of charges including aggravted assault, assault on an officer and reckless conduct.