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Edgewood man nearly bit relative's finger off, police say

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Posted at 3:27 PM, Mar 09, 2020
and last updated 2020-03-09 15:28:56-04

EDGEWOOD, Md. (WMAR) — A 61-year-old Edgewood man is being held without bond after police say he nearly bit a relative's finger off.

Harford County Sheriff's deputies were called Sunday night to the 900 block of Top View Drive for a domestic related incident.

Deputies found that Young got into a physical altercation with a female relative, which led to him nearly biting a portion of her finger off.

Young is also accused of chasing a teen girl around with a hammer during the incident. Luckily, she wasn't hurt.

He's currently charged with first and second degree assault.