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Westover Man Appears in Court on Malicious Wounding Charges

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A Westover man facing malicious wounding charges was in court Tuesday.

James Chappelle, Jr., 36, allegedly broke a women's jaw during what police described as a robbery in March.

Police said a man named Jimmy was giving the victim a ride to the Dairy Mart on Willey Street.

When the victim went to pay him for his help, Chappelle took a wad of money and in an altercation wound up hitting her twice, breaking her jaw.

Chappelle was identified by the victim's description of him and his vehicle. He is out on bail.