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Police: Hammer Attack Reported in Arnold Hobby Lobby Parking Lot

Man reportedly hit woman with hammer several times before putting her back in truck, driving away.

August 01, 2018 - 5:06 pm
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ARNOLD, Mo. (KMOX) - Arnold police say a woman was reportedly beaten in a Hobby Lobby parking lot this afternoon and driven away in a truck.

Police say a man and woman in a red truck with wooden pallets in the back were arguing. The man then reportedly hit the woman with a hammer several times before putting her back in the truck and driving away -- witnesses told police she was "slumped over" as the truck drove away.

Police are monitoring area hospitals in case she shows up for treatment.