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Woman accused of beating man with candle holder

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Takiya Moore (Source: LMDC) Takiya Moore (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A woman was arrested after she hit a man with a metal candle holder.

According to a police report, officers were dispatched to the 4400 block of West Market Street when a witness called to report a break in and assault. Upon arrival, officers found one male victim with severe bleeding coming from the top of his head.

The victim said for unknown reasons, Takiya Moore, 30, took his car and house keys. When the victim approached her, wanting them back, Moore kicked him and struck him several times. She then picked up a metal candle holder with extremely sharp edges and hit him several times.

EMS said there were several deep lacerations and stitches were necessary.

Moore is being charged with assault.

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