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Hammer-Wielding Suspect Turns Self In

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Philadelphia Police say that a 29-year-old suspect who allegedly beat a man with a hammer last week in West Philadelphia has turned himself in. He is charged with attempted murder, aggravated assault and related offenses.

According to police, it was Nathanial Maybin who beat a man with a hammer Thursday afternoon at 49th Street and Lancaster Avenue.

Police say that the victim had large lacerations to the head and will have to go through intensive speech therapy to be able to speak again, according to the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

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