Police were called to the scene of the incident on the morning of Christmas on Hartsock Sawmill Road. They found that 34-year-old Matthew Hunt had attacked family members. Hunt’s mother saw her son arguing with his wife outside the home and threatened to attack her with a stone.
Hunt then attacked his sister. When his mother tried to break up the brawl, she was immediately thrown to the ground by her son.
Police arrested Hunt on charges of aggravated assault and battery. He was booked in jail on a $13,000 bond.
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