The Aroostook County Sheriff's office has charged a 29-year-old Eagle Lake man with aggravated assault in connection with a stabbing at a group home Monday morning.

Brian Drake is being held at the Aroostook County Jail in Houlton.  His initial court appearance is scheduled for March 6th in Fort Kent.

Drake was a resident of the group home on Makayla Drive in Eagle Lake.

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The victim of the stabbing, a 20-year-old male staff member, was transferred Monday from Northern Maine Medical Center in Fort Kent to Eastern Maine Medical in Bangor. He is reported to be in stable condition.

The Sheriff's Office has not released the young man's name.