CAMBRIA COUNTY, Pa. (WTAJ) — An East Freedom man has been charged for allegedly stabbing someone after a verbal argument got heated Wednesday in Reade Township.

Douglas Wayne Simington Sr., 62, allegedly stabbed the man in the leg at his home on the 100 block of Sunset Boulevard around 5 p.m. after “badgering him all evening about the house and taking care of his mother,” state police noted in charges filed.

When police first arrived on the scene, they said the man was sitting on the front porch with a knife wound to his upper back left thigh. The man reported Simington stabbed him with a kitchen knife after an argument about cleaning the house and taking care of his mother got heated.

The man told police he lost feeling in his leg, and he was transported to UPMC Altoona for further treatment.

AMED, Hastings EMS and state police all responded to the scene.

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Simington faces aggravated assault, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and harassment charges. An unsecured bail of $35,000 was set, and his preliminary hearing will take place May 17.