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Juvenile charged in aggravated domestic battery case

Posted: Jul. 29, 2014 9:00 pm Updated: Aug. 12, 2014 10:15 pm

PAYSON, Ill. -- A 16-year-old male is being held in the Adams County Youth Home after being charged with aggravated domestic battery.

An Adams County Sheriff's Department report said deputies were dispatched Tuesday morning to a Payson residence after a verbal disagreement turned physical between a father and a stepson.

The father was taken to Blessing Hospital by Adams County Ambulance. No details were released concerning injuries.

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