MPD: Suspect arrested in hammer attack

(WJLA) - A suspect is in custody after two people were allegedly attacked with a hammer in Southeast Washington Saturday evening.

According to police, the two victims were walking near Minnesota Avenue and F Street SE when they were approached by a Hispanic man who pulled out a hammer and started hitting them. It happened around 5 p.m.

The victims were transported with non life-threatening injuries.

The suspect was arrested a short time later.