Paris woman arrested after assault with ashtray

PARIS, Tex. (KXII) - Paris police arrested a woman Tuesday after she allegedly hit a man in the head with a hammer and an ashtray.

Police say they arrested 19-year-old Jala Charna Garnes for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Officers say they found the 18-year-old victim had a large cut on his head while responding to a disturbance in the 1800 block of Maple Street just before 11 a.m. They say the victim did not cooperate.

A witness told police Garnes had hit the victim with a hammer and glass ashtray during an argument.

Garnes was taken to the Lamar County Jail.