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Man Arrested For Trying To Beat Woman With Baseball Bat, Light Her On Fire

John Beasley / Courtesy Hamilton County Sheriff's Office John Beasley / Courtesy Hamilton County Sheriff's Office

(CINCINNATI) -- A Cincinnati man is being held on a $1 million bond after police say he attempted to beat a woman with a baseball bat and light her on fire.

John Beasley, 67, faces charges of felonious assault.

Police say Beasley poured gasonline on the victim and held a flame to her, then attacked her with a bat in front of two witness on Reading Road.

There is no word on the victim's condition.

FOX19.com staff

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