Columbus crime: Man accused of using grill lid as weapon

A Columbus man faces assault charges in a Saturday night dispute involving a grill lid, police said.

Michael Brown, 43, is charged with aggravated assault. He’s accused of getting into an argument with a woman around 10 p.m. in the yard of a Pembrook Drive home that grew into an assault, reports state.

According to police, Brown used a grill lid to assault the 42-year-old woman. She had a four-inch cut to her left forearm and was taken to The Medical Center by an ambulance, where she was in stable condition.