Police: Man Hit in the Head With Hammer

By Joe Gullo

Published 04/28 2014 10:59AM

Updated 04/28 2014 10:59AM

ST. ALBANS, Vt. - St. Albans Police responded to an assault on Houghton Street late Sunday night. 

Police say a man had be struck in the head several times with a hammer. His vehicle was also vandalized. 

Officers identified and arrested Kevin Douglas, 27, of Georgia, Vt., at his residence. Douglas is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, simple assault, unlawful mischief, disorderly conduct, and violation of conditions of release.

The victim was transported to Northwestern Medical Center to be treated for his injuries. He is expected to make a full recovert. 

Douglas was lodged at the Northwest State Correctional Facility and was held without bail to await arraignment. 

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