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Tyler man arrested for allegedly striking woman in head with hammer

Darryl Ojeda (Source: Smith County Jail) Darryl Ojeda (Source: Smith County Jail)
SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) -

A Tyler man has been arrested for allegedly threatening a female victim with a knife, and hitting her in the head with a hammer.

Darryl Ojeda, 43, was booked into the Smith County Jail early Saturday morning and charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Smith County Sheriff's deputies responded to a domestic call Friday night.

According to Sgt. Darrell Coslin with the Smith County Sheriff's Office, the female victim told deputies she had gotten into a verbal disagreement with Ojeda over his use of marijuana and playing his music too loudly. Ojeda allegedly then threatened her with a knife and struck her in the head with a hammer.

The victim suffered a laceration to her head. 

Ojeda is currently in the Smith County Jail on a $250,000 bond.

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