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Father and son nearly beat man to death at wedding reception; reports

(VOLUSIA COUNTY, FLA) – A father and son were arrested by Daytona Beach deputies Friday night after allegedly battering an unconscious man nearly to death at a wedding reception, according to the Volusia County Sheriff’s Office.

Joel O’Grady, 38, and his son Julian Falkinburg, 21, were arrested and held with charges of aggravated battery for attacking Tyler Kaltenbach  at a wedding reception in Lake Helen Sept. 3.

“Somebody could have ended up with significant brain damage,” Volusia County Sherrif Mike Chitwood told FOX35. “This could have easily been a murder.”

According to reports, Kaltenbach underwent such severe facial injuries that facial reconstructive surgery is necessary.

The murderous duo were admitted into the Volusia County Branch Jail with bonds of $100,000 for O’Grady and $50,000 for Falkinburg.

O’Grady was released late Friday night, while Falkinburg was released Saturday afternoon.