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Monday, April 8, 2013

Man brings hammer to gun fight

Some sort of disagreement over handiwork prompted one man to attack another man with a hammer in a fight that quickly escalated into a full-on gun battle, according to St. Louis metro police officials.

In what could be the strangest incident of violence that we've heard about all week police say that a man driving a red minivan showed up to a home on the 4600 block of Enright Avenue -- armed with a hammer. 

He had previously done handiwork there, police say, and it seems he showed up to confront the resident.

Soon, he started swinging his hammer at the victim. And, according to police, both men eventually pulled out their guns and traded shots. Full Article