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Deputies: Teen charged after attacking mother with scissors

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Samantha Young (Source: Spartanburg Co. Detention Center) Samantha Young (Source: Spartanburg Co. Detention Center)
CHESNEE, SC (FOX Carolina) -

A 17-year-old is facing charges after deputies said she attacked her mother with a pair of scissors.

According to the report from the Spartanburg Co. Sheriff's Office, Samantha Young became violent after seeing her toddler holding and walking around with the pair of scissors.

The report goes on to state that Young then became violent, taking the scissors from her child, going after her mother, the toddler's grandmother, and stabbing her right below the left eye with the scissors.

Deputies said Young admitted to the attack, adding that she "wished she would have stabbed her in the eye," according to the report.

Young told deputies she and lost control of her actions when she saw her child with the scissors.

Young's mother was treated for her injuries.

Young is charged with Assault and Battery of a High and Aggravated Nature. She's being held at the Spartanburg Co. Detention Center on a $15,000 bond.

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