Police: Man strikes, injures victim with sword in West County - KMOV.com

Police: Man strikes, injures victim with sword in West County

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ST. LOUIS (KMOV) – A man is accused of striking and injuring a person with a sword at a home in west St. Louis County on Thursday.

William Earnhart, 46, was charged with first-degree assault and armed criminal action.

According to police, Earnhart struck the victim with a sword in the 500 block of Coverdale around 10 p.m.

Police said the victim suffered a serious injury to the arm and was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

Earnhart was taken into custody, where he remains on a $100,000 bond.

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