Charges laid in St. Thomas hammer attack
St. Thomas police have charged a 27-year-old man following Wednesday morning's alleged assault involving a hammer.
A police dog tracked the suspect to a St. Catharine Street apartment after a man was reportedly beaten with a hammer around 2:30 a.m.
The alleged assailant was arrested without incident.
He has been charged with assault with a weapon, assault causing bodily harm and breach of probation.
The victim remains in stable condition.