MOUNT VERNON — A Fredericktown man is charged with a second-degree felony after allegedly striking another man with a baseball bat.

Matthew R. Hively, 38, is charged in Mount Vernon Municipal Court with burglary and assault following a May 28 incident. According to court records, Hively entered a 10 block Ottawa Avenue residence and struck a 47-year-old man in the right shoulder with a baseball bat.


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