This time in Canada
Last week a Muslim woman attacked a child with a hammer in an Oakland, California school bathroom, now this. via Windsor hammer attack: police charge suspect with attempted murder – Windsor – CBC News. h/t Blazing Cat Fur
Police have charged a 28-year-old man with attempted murder after a 13-year-old Windsor, Ont., boy suffered multiple skull fractures from a hammer attack.
A police spokesman said the child is in serious condition at a hospital in London.
Rafid Jihad, 28, of Windsor was taken into custody and charged with attempted murder shortly after the incident.
Hammer attack on Windsor boy, 13, probed by police
Police blocked off a section of Church and Erie streets, where the incident happened, late Friday morning.
Sgt. Matt D’Asti of the Windsor Police Service said Friday the boy was walking by the suspect’s house when the alleged attack happened. He said the boy lives down the street from where the attack took place.
D’Asti said the boy was struck in the head several times with a hammer. Responding officers found the suspect sitting by the side of the road and he was arrested without incident, he said.