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Man Arrested For Allegedly Fracturing Victim's Leg

9:01 PM, Oct 4, 2012   |    comments
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LEONARDTOWN, Md. (WUSA) -- St. Mary's County Sheriff's Office authorities say a California, Md. man is charged after a fight put another man in the hospital.

Authorities say on Wednesday, a detective went to the hospital to talk to a man  who said earlier that day he got into a verbal fight with Jorge Hernandez Menchaca. Menchaca then allegedly kicked the victim in the leg and punched him repeatedly in the face. The victim suffered a fractured leg and was taken to St. Mary's Hospital.

Menchaca was arrested and charged with first and second degree assault.  

He is being held at the St. Mary's County Detention Center on a $10,000 bond.

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