Woman, son attacked with baseball bat

Woman, son attacked with baseball bat

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Blytheville police are investigating a domestic incident in which the suspect struck his girlfriend and her son with a baseball bat.

According to Captain Scott Adams, police responded to a home in the 1000 block of West Moultrie early Friday morning. Adams said one juvenile tried to shield himself and his younger brother when the suspect hit his right forearm.

Police said the juvenile had swelling to his arm. The juvenile also told police that he tried to escape the home during the attack.

The woman said her boyfriend struck her with the bat as well.

It is unclear the extent of her injuries.

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