Attack with hammer results in indictment
BRENTWOOD - A Portsmouth man was indicted in connection with an assault where he allegedly hit a another man on the head with a hammer and threatened to kill him.
A grand jury indicted Calvan V. Burr, 18, on charges of first degree assault and criminal threatening over the incident last September.
The victim, Mark Blakely, was treated and released from Portsmouth Hospital. Burr is scheduled to appear at Rockingham Superior Court on May 1.