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Police arrest father for allegedly slicing son's arm with lawn mower blade

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Darron Campbell. (Source: Smith County Jail) Darron Campbell. (Source: Smith County Jail)
TYLER, TX (KLTV) -

Tyler Police have arrested a man they say struck his son with a lawn mower blade during an argument Wednesday morning.

Officer Don Martin with the Tyler Police Department said the incident happened around 7:40 a.m. in the Bordon's parking lot on W. Front Street in Tyler. 

Martin said a father and son were having an argument when mowing the lawn on the Bordon property. The fight became violent when the father, identified as Darron Campbell, 51, of Tyler, took a lawn mower blade and cut his 26-year-old son's arm. 

The victim was transported by private vehicle to a Tyler hospital.

Campbell was booked in to the Smith County Jail, charged with aggravated assault family violence.

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