RED BLUFF, Calif. -

The Red Bluff Police Department said they arrived at a home on the 700 block of Walnut Street around 10:30 p.m. last night.

When police got to the home the victim told police he had been struck in the head by 36-year-old David Hale.

Officers said they found the weapon, and booked Hale into the Tehama County Jail.

He is being charged with assault with a deadly weapon.