LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) – A Lufkin woman is recovering from a head injury after getting caught in the middle a couple's dispute.
The woman was visiting a friend's home on the 1400 block of Warren Street in Lufkin Saturday evening. According to the Lufkin Police Department, an argument broke out between the man and his wheelchair-bound wife.
The woman tried to intervene and stop the argument. At some point, the man got angry and hit her on the back of the head with a glass beer bottle.
Police were called from Woodland Heights Hospital around 7 P.M. Another woman in the house took her to the hospital for treatment.
The case is being turned over to detectives for possible aggravated assault charges on the man.