Millcreek Man Accused of Assault with a Hammer

Published 07/17 2014 02:43PM

Updated 01/15 2015 11:00AM

July 17, 2014- A Millcreek man is charged with Aggravated Assault after police say he struck his wife with a hammer. 

Sixty year old Bruce Johnson,was taken into custody after Millcreek police were sent to a residence in the 4100 block of West Ridge Road to investigate a domestic incident on Wednesday evening.

Police charge that Johnson struck his 59-year-old wife with a hammer. She was taken to UPMC Hamot for treatment.

Johnson is in jail, unable to post bond.

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