Carmel Man Sentenced To 18 Months In Prison After Beating Infant In A Bangor Hospital Parking Lot 

A Carmel man is going to jail for a year and a half for beating an infant. 30-year-old Scott Peavey was sentenced at Penobscot Judicial Center on Tuesday morning. Superior Court Justice Kevin Cuddy also sentenced Peavey to two years of probation. Peavey pleaded guilty to hitting his girlfriend’s 14-month-old in a car outside of a Bangor hospital in January. The child had significant bruises to her face.The child’s maternal grandmother spoke at court, saying she wants justice for her granddaughter.Peavy apologized to the family for his actions and said he hopes to get help. Prosecutors say he was drunk when he hit the toddler.