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Angelina deputies say man hit cousin with bat

Michael Murphy mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail. Michael Murphy mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail.
ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) -

ANGELINA COUNTY, TX (KTRE) - Angelina County deputies arrested a man Monday afternoon after it was reported he hit his female cousin with a baseball bat.

According to Lt. Pete Cooper, deputies were dispatched to a disturbance on Durant Road at 12:30 p.m. in reference to a woman being assaulted by her cousin, Michael Glenn Murphy, 53.

The woman said when she came home Murphy, who lives with her, hit her on the leg with the bat, Cooper said.

Murphy is housed in the Angelina County Jail on a $10,000 bond.

Cooper said the woman did not need medical attention.

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