Police: Woman hit man with bat
Published 12:00 am Monday, March 21, 2011
Salisbury Police charged a Salisbury woman with assault, saying she hit a man in the head with a small wooden bat early Sunday, sending him to the hospital.
Donna Renee Brown, 42, of 1210 W. Horah St., was charged with felony assault with a deadly weapon inflicting serious injury and is being held in the Rowan County jail for 48 hours without bond.
The assault took place at Brown’s home, where she lived with the victim, Aaron Litaker.
Police said the two got into an argument, and Brown picked up the bat.
Litaker was taken to Rowan Regional Medical Center by Rowan EMS, treated for a laceration over his left eye and several contusions to his head. Litaker has since been released from the hospital.