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August 14, 2014 6:35 PM

Man dies after being struck with bat; suspect in custody

A man in his 50s is dead after being struck in the head with a baseball bat during an argument Thursday afternoon in Merced, police reported. The victim’s name hasn’t been released, pending notification of his family or next of kin. Police have arrested one suspect, Cochise Potts, 29, of Merced.

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