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Man Beats Girl With Hammer, Blames Snoring

Last updated on Monday, May 12, 2008

(NEW CASTLE) - Authorities claim a New Castle prison guard beat his live-in girlfriend’s daughter in the head while she slept because of her loud snoring.

A court document indicates that 46-year-old Charles Williamson struck the 14-year-old girl four or five times with the wooden handle of a claw hammer.

The girl's mother is being held on a charge of neglect.

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