Man From Old Town Accused of Beating Man with Bat 

An Old Town man charged with beating another man with a bat was in court in Bangor, Monday.Laray Davis, 38, is charged with aggravated assault.Police said he called them early Sunday morning to report damage to his car, and during their conversation, told them he would take matters into his own hands.Sunday evening, police responded to an assault on Stillwater Avenue involving Davis. Officials said Davis approached a group in a threatening manner and a fight broke out, during which Davis struck a man with a bat.Davis was released following his appearance Monday.