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Green Township man accused of threatening elderly neighbor

Steve Merkle (Courtesy Hamilton County Sheriff's Office) Steve Merkle (Courtesy Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

GREEN TOWNSHIP, OH (FOX19) - A Green Township man has been has been charged with  menacing his 83-year-old neighbor.

Steve Merkle, 54, reportedly threatened his elderly neighbor several times. According to police reports, he stated to his neighbor that, "Today is the day you die and I'll bury you right here in the grass."

Merkle was arrested June 4 and charged with his crime Monday. He will be in court on June 14.

Bond for Merkle was set at $1 million.

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