Husband attacks his wife with a hammer

WICHITA, Kansas — Wichita police responding Friday to a domestic dispute between a husband and wife.

It happened around 4:45 a.m. in the 1400 block of North Kansas.

A 43-year-old woman and her 56-year-old husband were fighting.

The woman was concerned her husband was going to harm her. She jumped over the couch, and he grabbed a hammer and hit her twice in the head

Police responded and she was taken to the hospital.

The 56-year-old man was arrested for aggravated assault. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language, racial slurs or consistent name calling will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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