Halifax County Sheriff: Woman In Hospital After Being Attacked By Ex-Boyfriend With Baseball Bat

Michael Hamilton

A Halifax County woman is in stable condition after Sheriff’s officials say that a woman was assaulted by her ex-boyfriend with a baseball bat.

Investigators say that 31-year-old Michael Hamilton of Roanoke Rapids was arrested for the crime and charged with attempted murder. The attack is said to have happened Saturday night around 9:00.

The victim was transferred to a trauma center.

Hamilton is in the Halifax County Jail under no bond. Officials say that additional charges are pending against him.