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One Man is Behind Bars After Chainsaw Attack on Wife

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MARSHALL COUNTY, W.Va. -

A man from Marshall County was behind bars on Tuesday after police say he attacked his wife with a chainsaw.

According to Sheriff Kevin Cecil, 46-year-old Allen Hager attacked his wife at a house on Waynesburg Pike Monday night. Cecil said Hager's wife escaped and Hager then barricaded himself in the house. Officers finally convinced Hager to stand down and turn himself in.

Hager is facing domestic and felony assault charges.