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Wildwood couple held without bond after attacking each other with tweezers

Ian Michael Harvey
Ian Michael Harvey
Janet Driggers
Janet Driggers

A Wildwood couple was being held without bond after allegedly attacking each other with tweezers Saturday morning.

Sumter County sheriff’s deputies were called at about 10:30 a.m. Saturday to County Road 167 in Wildwood where Ian Michael Harvey, 35, and Janet Driggers, 33, had been involved in an altercation, according to a pair of arrest reports. Harvey had wanted to end their relationship, the reports indicated. Both Harvey and Driggers had suffered lacerations due to the aggressive use of tweezers.

Both were arrested on felony charges of battery. Both Harvey and Driggers have previous battery convictions. Harvey was also arrested for violating his probation on a charge of possession of marijuana.

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