Man charged with public indecency at Ellsworth YMCA

Posted June 24, 2011, at 6:11 p.m.

ELLSWORTH, Maine — Police have charged a man with public indecency after an incident at the local YMCA earlier this week.

According to police reports, Det. Dottie Small of the Ellsworth Police Department issued a summons Friday to Craig Elkhorn, 49, who listed addresses in Maine, New Hampshire and Florida. Elkhorn allegedly was observed masturbating in the shower facility in the men’s locker room at the James Russell Wiggins Down East Family YMCA on Wednesday.

He is scheduled to appear in Ellsworth Distict Court on Aug. 16.