A woman is charged with striking her boyfriend in the head with a hammer in Halifax County.
The Halifax County Sheriff's Office reports the call came in Friday at 12:30 a.m. about a disturbance at a home on Allison Drive in Scotland Neck.
Brenda Lowe, 51, was arrested. She was charged with assault with a deadly weapon.
Lawmen say the victim was treated and released.
Lowe was locked up in the Halifax County Detention Center under no bond.