14-year-old boy bitten trying to break up fight
MAYVILLE -- A 14-year-old boy was bitten in the arm as he tried to break up a fight between his mother and her boyfriend, Chautauqua County sheriff's deputies reported Friday.
It happened late Thursday in a residence on Rood Road in Sinclairville, where deputies were sent to investigate an assault.
Scott A. Eddy, 32, who lives at that address, and his 30-year-old girlfriend were fighting when her son tried to intervene, deputies said. The boy was bitten on his upper left arm; further information about his injuries wasn't disclosed.
Eddy was charged with assault. Following arraignment in Charlotte Town Court, he was sent to the county jail in lieu of $3,000 bail.