Gilbert Man Charged; Allegedly Assaulted Man with Hammer

By KBJR News 1

Gilbert Man Charged; Allegedly Assaulted Man with Hammer

December 6, 2012 Updated Dec 6, 2012 at 11:09 AM CDT

Gilbert, MN (NNCNOW.com) --- A Gilbert man has been charged with assault and burglary after he allegedly assaulted another man with a hammer.

According to the Mesabi Daily News, 21 year old Justin Kenneth Rae was charged with first-degree assault resulting in great bodily harm and first-degree burglary.

Authorities responded to the 4700 Block of French Avenue in Gilbert around 12pm on Friday November 30th on a call that a man had been assaulted with a hammer.

Officers found the suspect in a vacant house near where the assault occurred. Rae was taken to the St. Louis County Jail in Virginia.

The Eveleth Police Department and St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office assisted in this incident.

Posted to the web by Krista Burns

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