Marion County Sheriff's Department Arrests Man After Baxter Fight
By Kelsey Pape, Marion and Taylor County Reporter - bio | email
A Marion County man is behind bars on malicious assault charges.
The Marion County Sheriff's Department said Richard Wells, 21, got into a fight with a man in Baxter on Thursday.
Wells pulled out a knife and cut the man, causing a deep laceration in his hand, according to a criminal complaint document. Wells also struck the man several times with a walking stick. The man was taken to the hospital for his hand injury.
Wells is being held in the North Central Regional Jail on $100,000 bail.