A Columbus woman is in the hospital after someone struck her in the head with a hammer early Sunday, police report.
According to Lt. Lynn Joiner, officers responded to Lawyers Lane around 4:10 a.m. Initially reported as a sexual assault, the officers instead found a 24-year-old woman suffering from head injuries.
Reports state the woman was struck in the head with a hammer and that she has several severe head injuries.
An ambulance took her to The Medical Center, where reports list her in life threatening condition.
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No suspects or arrests have been made, Joiner said. The case remains under investigation.