Old Town man charged with domestic violence after altercation with ex-girlfriend, police say

Posted Jan. 23, 2012, at 3:53 p.m.
Last modified Jan. 23, 2012, at 8 p.m.

ORONO, Maine — An Old Town man was arrested after police say he assaulted his ex-girlfriend and stole prescription drugs from her.

Patrick John Erbland, 33, was charged with domestic violence assault and stealing drugs, both Class D misdemeanors, and Class E theft because he also allegedly took the woman’s cellphone, Orono police Capt. Josh Ewing said.

Erbland was taken to the Penobscot County Jail and later released. The woman did not require medical attention.