(PALM BEACH POST) A Delray Beach man is in the Palm Beach County Jail after he allegedly stabbed a nurse in her face with a pen.

Kevin W. Martin, 57, faces a charge of aggravated battery. He is being held in the jail in lieu of $50,000 bail.

Delray Beach Police responded to Delray Medical Center to speak with the victim, a 28-year-old nurse, who said she was at the nursing station when Martin asked her if he could smoke a cigarette. The nurse said Martin got angry after she told him smoking was not allowed in the hospital.

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