Lancaster man accused of throwing knife at 7-month-old baby

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LANCASTER, Pa. — A man accused of throwing a knife at a 7-month-old baby during a domestic dispute in Lancaster was arrested Thursday.

Gebron L. Reid, 21, of Lancaster is charged with three counts of simple assault, endangering the welfare of children, recklessly endangering another person, criminal mischief, three counts of stalking, two counts of retaliation against a witness or victim and two counts of terroristic threats.

Reid was involved in a domestic dispute with his 19-year-old girlfriend at his home located along the 100 block of Juniata Street. According to police reports, Reid threw a knife at a 7-month-old baby and hit a 2-year-old child with a car seat during the argument. He is also accused of threatening to hit his girlfriend and her mother with a baseball bat.

After Reid was arrested–he threatened to kill his girlfriend, the children and his girlfriend’s mother, police said.

Reid was taken to Lancaster County Prison in lieu of $80,000 bail.

A preliminary hearing is scheduled for Aug. 20.

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