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Gladewater man accused of assault with machete

Randall Glen Maness allegedly hit a man in the head with a machete. Randall Glen Maness allegedly hit a man in the head with a machete.

By Ellen Krafve - email

GREGG COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - A Gladewater man has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after allegedly hitting a man in the head with a machete.

31-year-old Randall Glen Maness was arrested after deputies were called to Interstate 20 and FM 2087 to investigate the alleged assault. The incident happened around 3:30 Friday afternoon. According to the victim, Maness hit him with the machete after an argument during an ATV ride.

"The victim suffered a cut to his head which required medical attention at a local hospital", Lieutenant Claxton said.

Maness was arraigned Saturday and released from jail after posting a $20,000 bond.

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