Carmel Man Accused of Hitting Toddler Appears in Court 

Bail was set Tuesday at $3,000 for a man from Carmel accused of hitting a toddler.30-year-old Scott Peavey is charged with assault.The Penobscot County District Attorney’s office says Peavey was intoxicated when he allegedly hit the 14-month old child in a car parked outside of St. Joseph Hospital in Bangor on Saturday.We’re told the child had significant bruises on the face. The child was treated and released from the hospital.Peavey is a convicted sex offender and is listed on the state’s sex offender registry.He’s due back in court next month.