Man struck in head with blunt object, 1 arrested


One person is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries after an argument led to assault.

The victim told police he was arguing with 33-year-old Shawn Dupree on Ridgecrest Circle in Huntsville. Dupree struck the victim in the head with a blunt object.

He was taken to Huntsville Hospital with life threatening injuries and has since been discharged.

Dupree was arrested and charged with second degree assault.

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