16 Oct Assault Suspect Identified
Update from WCME: Brunswick police have now identified the man charged with severely assaulting his 91-year-old father James Porter in the head with a bat at the father’s home at 550 Mere Point Road. Bail has been set at 25 thousand dollars for 49-year-old Christopher Porter, now facing a charge of elevated aggravated assault. Police say the victim’s wife was home at the time and she is said to have dialed 9-1-1. The older Porter continues to be treated for his injuries at Maine Medical Center in Portland.