Police say 22-year-old David Vaughn is being charged with aggravated assault.
Authorities say a 21-year-old man from Bucksport told them he was visiting a friend at the Colonial Motel, and encountered her former boyfriend when he was leaving.
":A fight ensued and he ended up getting stabbed in the upper shoulder about an inch and a half from his jugular vein and it required 12 stitches to close it.": So said Detective Dottie Small of the Ellsworth Police Department on Thursday.
Police say the stabbing happened about 1 o’clock Wednesday morning, but it wasn’t reported until late Thursday afternoon.
Authorities say Vaughn was arrested at his Ellsworth workplace without incident.