The Northern Westchester Examiner

Man Loses Part of Nose in Peekskill Scuffle

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An unidentified man lost a large portion of his nose during a fight with a Spring Valley man in Peekskill earlier this week.

Patricio Guartan-Jimenez, 30, of Spring Valley, was charged with assault following a report of an altercation at 623 Smith Street on March 2. Upon arrival, Peekskill officers found a male with part of his nose missing. The victim was transported to Westchester Medical Center.

An investigation revealed Guartan-Jimenez allegedly bit the victim on the nose. Guartan-Jimenez was remanded to Westchester County Jail.

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