Deputies: Woman hit with hard object, man arrested
Graves County deputies tell Local 6 a woman was hit with either a hammer or pipe early Sunday morning. They arrested John Delk, 76, of Boaz for assault.
They say he became upset with the woman and hit her several times with a hard object until the woman’s friends were able to restrain Delk.
The woman was taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries. Delk is charged with second degree assault.