Comments for: After tense standoff, Winterport man charged in assault

Posted Feb. 14, 2011, at 9:13 p.m.

WINTERPORT | A tense domestic violence standoff that began early Saturday morning was resolved peacefully five hours later, according to Maine State Police spokesman Stephen McCausland. Joseph Chekovsky, 35, of Winterport was arrested and charged with domestic violence assault and domestic criminal mischief. The incident apparently began about 3:30 …

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