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TPD: Man arrested in connection to deadly hammer assault

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Posted at 11:04 AM, Oct 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-30 12:04:02-04

TULSA — According to Tulsa police, a man has been arrested in connection to a deadly hammer assault that took place on Oct. 20.

Police say officers reponded to an assault with a deadly weapon where the victim, 35-year-old Wayne Robertson, was assaulted with a hammer by 46-year-old Antyon Custard.

Robertson was transported to a local hospital and died on Oct. 28.

Wednesday, police say Detectives walked a first degree murder warrant on Custard.

Police say Custard was arrested by Warrant Detectives.

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