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Burk Hammer Arrest

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Burkburnett police said a 49-year-old man is behind bars after he hitting a man over the head with a hammer multiple times.

Officers said they arrested Albert Alfonso Edmonds III on August 6th, 2013 after then found Richard Thompson lying on the ground in a pool of blood.  Thompson also had several wounds to his skull.

Thompson told authorities he had been drinking with his friend and the next thing he remembered was waking up in a pool of blood.

Edmonds has been charged with Aggravated Assault With A Deadly Weapon.