Man accused hitting victim in head with hammer

Daniel Ritchie (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)
Daniel Ritchie (Source: Hamilton County Sheriff's Office)

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A Madisonville man is facing charges after police say he hit a victim in the head with a hammer.

Daniel Ritchie, 32, is charged with one count of felonious assault.

According to Hamilton County court records, the offense occurred Monday at Ritchie's home. Ritchie is also accused of kicking the victim in the ribs and head.

The victim's condition was not available.

Ritchie is being held at the Hamilton County Justice Center.

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