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Man beats roommate with baseball bat

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TAMPA (FOX 13) - A Tampa man is accused of beating his roommate with a baseball bat.

Hillsborough County deputies arrested Anthony Catalano.  Deputies say his roommate, Omar Mahieddine, moved out last week.

Mahieddine still had a key and went back to the home on the 8100 block of Tanglewood Lane to get some of his belongings.

According to deputies, the two started arguing. Catalano allegedly hit Mahieddine once in the head with a wooden bat.

Mahieddine was taken to St. Joseph's Hospital with life threatening injuries.

Deputies say Catalano admitted to the attack.

He has been charged with Aggravated Battery with a deadly weapon with bodily injury.



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