Matthew Ward, 34, of Lindale was arrested this week for assaulting another and causing them injury.
According to police, Ward and the victim share a residence. During an altercation with the victim, Ward hit the victim on the top of the head with a beer bottle causing a laceration on the victim’s head that later had to be treated by a medical facility.
Ward also called the victim by profane names. He then proceeded towards the victim in a way that made them lock ward out. Once locked out, Ward damaged property outside the residence.
When police arrived, Ward attempted to run from police.
Ward is charged with felony aggravated assault, disorderly conduct, criminal trespass, and willful obstruction of law enforcement.