Sledgehammer used in attack

Ponca City Now - May 11, 2015 7:44 am

TULSA, Okla. (AP) – Tulsa police say a man hit someone with a sledgehammer and used pepper spray during a robbery.

The Tulsa World (http://bit.ly/1JBH0Nx ) reports a woman told police that a man wearing all black clothing stole her backpack, pepper-sprayed her friend and then struck him with a sledgehammer at about 1 a.m. Monday. According to police, the suspect fled the scene on foot.

Police say the victim was not taken to the hospital.

 

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