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Police: Charleston man throws boiling water on woman

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WVRJA: Wade Chester WVRJA: Wade Chester

A Charleston man has been arrested and charged with malicious wounding after an incident Friday night.

Police said Wade Chester, 61, threw a pot of boiling water on the victim.

The victim suffered burns on her chest and turned her skin bright pink, according to police.

The victim was taken to the hospital and is recovering from her injuries.

Chester is in the South Central Regional Jail with bail set at $10,000.