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.

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