Man who left Ellsworth hospital has been located and is safe, police say
Wednesday night, Ellsworth Police were looking for a man who had left Northern Light Maine Coast Hospital wearing nothing but socks.
Thursday morning they reported that he had been located.
Officials got the call around 3:30 Wednesday afternoon.
They say the man ran into the woods through a field on Main Street across from Carlisle Street.
Police say he is suspected of assaulting someone.