Local man charged with malicious wounding after early August incident


A Wellsburg man is charged with malicious wounding after officials said he hit a man with a shovel and a bat.

Shaun Bachman, 30, reportedly became angry at something that was said.

He then proceeded to hit the victim in the stomach with a shovel.

Bachman then allegedly left the area and returned back with a baseball bat and hit the man again on the arm.

The victim was taken to the hospital to be treated for his injuries.

Alcohol was believed to have played a factor.

The incident occurred on August 10.

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