Husband accused of attacking his wife with hammer


Douglas Beckham

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OKLAHOMA CITY – A husband is accused of violently attacking his wife with a hammer.

Douglas Beckham’s wife told police the two had been arguing all night while they were out.

When they returned home, she says Beckham refused to let her inside, and pushed her down the porch steps.

Beckham’s wife claims he then grabbed a claw hammer from the garden and beat her with it.

Police say the woman had obvious cuts and bruises on her arms, and legs from trying to fight off the alleged attack.

They also say it was Beckham who called 911 to report his wife attacked him.


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