Man arrested for assault

ST. PETERS–A piece of wood has been confiscated by police in an investigation into an altercation that landed one man in the hospital on Friday night.

Police were alerted around 11:20pm about the incident on Lime Road in St. Peters that left one man seriously injured after he was reportedly struck with the piece of wood by a man R.G.M.

The suspected assailant was arrested by police at the site of the altercation. He remains in custody as the investigation continues.

Source: The Daily Herald