City of Woodland Public Safety
1000 Lincoln Ave.
Woodland, CA 95695
|FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE||PRESS RELEASE #13-3095|
|Subject :||MAN STRUCK WITH HAMMER|
|Contact :||Dave Krause, Patrol Corporal, Woodland Police Department 530 661-7800|
Steve Guthrie, Professional Standards Sergeant, Woodland Police Department 530 661-7800
|On Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at about 6:40 PM Woodland police officers were dispatched to the 500 block of Saunders Way for fight between two men involving a hammer. |
When officers arrived both involved parties were already separated. A 55-year-old male Woodland resident was bleeding slightly from his head. He complained that the suspect had struck his head with a hammer during a dispute. The victim refused medical treatment at the scene for a non-life-threatening injury.
Officers arrested 37-year-old Woodland resident Paul Whiteleather for assault with a deadly weapon. He was booked at the Yolo County Jail.