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Police: Man beat girlfriend with metal cross

Police say Oxford Township man beat girlfriend for several hours

Craig Savage

DETROIT – An Oxford Township man faces assault charges after police said he beat his girlfriend with a 2-foot metal cross.

Craig Savage beat his girlfriend with the cross for five hours following an argument, police said.

The woman received medical treatment.

Savage, who stands 6 feet 6 inches tall and weighs 270 pounds, was found by police at an Oakland Township mobile home park where officers arrested him.