Pueblo Police Detectives say they’ve arrested a man for allegedly hitting his elderly landlady in the head with a hammer on Christmas Day.
Officers originally responded to a report of an assault at 2101 Wyoming Ave in Pueblo around 6pm. The initial report was of a disturbance between Albert Hayes and his upstairs neighbor, an elderly woman who is his landlord.
Detectives say Hayes was alleged to have hit her in the head with a hammer.
The victim was taken to the hospital, and detectives didn't know her condition. Her name was not provided.
Hayes was arrested for attempted 1st degree murder and is currently being held without bond in the County Jail.