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Charges filed in Jeffers stabbing case

JEFFERS - A Jeffers man has been formally charged after allegedly stabbing a 63-year-old man multiple times and threatening police with a homemade bomb on Saturday.

Scott Hanson, 43, is facing one count of 1st degree assault resulting in great bodily harm, three charges of 2nd degree assault with a dangerous weapon, and an additional charge of possessing an explosive device after a previous conviction of a violent crime.

Hanson’s bail hearing was held Tuesday morning with the amounts set at $500,000 without conditions and $250,000 with. Hanson makes his next appearance in court July 15.

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Erin Trester
Erin Trester is the crime and city reporter for the Daily Globe. She's a native of Lewiston, MN, but moved to Buffalo, NY to attend college and obtained her bachelor's degree in Communications. She started at the Western New York Catholic Newspaper as a reporter in Buffalo, but in October 2013 she returned to her home state to start with the Daily Globe. Most of her spare time is taken up by her 13-year-old thoroughbred named Faith, but some of her other hobbies include reading, fishing and spending time with friends and family. 
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