Taylor B. Sharron

Florence man, 20, accused of smashing woman in head with bat

Published Jan 10, 2017 at 12:00pm

TOWN OF FLORENCE — A 20-year-old man is accused of smashing a woman in the head with a baseball bat.

Sheriff’s deputies said Taylor B. Sharron, of Wolcott Hill Road, struck his father’s girlfriend in the head with a baseball bat during a dispute at his residence on Jan.5. The woman suffered injuries to her face and was treated at a local hospital.

Sharron is charged with one count each of second-degree assault, a class D felony, and criminal possession of a weapon, a misdemeanor, authorities said.

He was arraigned in Town Court and was sent to county jail in lieu of $2,500 cash bail or $25,000 bond, according to the law enforcement officials.

He is scheduled to reappear in court.