Ky. Man Forced To Eat Own Beard
Fight Over Tractor Sale Led To Odd Meal
November 11, 2010
LAWRENCEBURG, Ky. -- A central Kentucky man said he's waiting for justice to be served after two men shaved his beard, then made him eat it.Harvey Westmoreland and his brother got into a fight with James Hill and Troy Holt in May.The dispute was over a tractor Westmoreland was trying to sell to one of the men.Westmoreland said the men felt like they were being ripped off and that's when the fight started.
"Troy offered to buy it from me for $250 dollars. I paid twenty bucks for it. He thought I was trying to cheat him," Westmoreland told WLEX-TV. "One thing led to another, and before I knew it, there were knives and guns and everything just went haywire.""(Then) they cut my beard and forced me to eat it," he said.Hill and Holt pleaded guilty. It's expected they'll be fined and sentenced to supervised diversion.
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