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Baby stabbed in the head during fight with mother

Staff Report • Jan 5, 2009 at 12:00 AM

The Greeneville Sun is reporting that a 37-year-old man has been charged with two counts of aggravated domestic assault after an incident Saturday morning the ended with a 7-month-old girl being stabbed in the forehead.

According to arrest warrants filed by Officer Kevin Gass, Dee Lamar Metcalf IV, 1600 Tenn. 70 Bypass, was charged after Jane Lane, 23, told officers he had injured her daughter while trying to stab her (the mother) after she left her apartment at the Crestview Apartments.

The child was taken to Takoma Regional Hospital, where 11 stitches were required to close the knife wound.

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