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Man Arrested Accused of Trying to Kill Woman With Metal Hook

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Shepherd Police arrested a man accused of trying to kill a woman with a heavy metal hook.

The assault happened in Coe Township in Isabella County Tuesday just before noon.

Shepherd Police and Saginaw Chippewa Tribal Police found a man who had hurt himself and assaulted a woman with a heavy metal hook.

The victim was transported to McLaren Central Michigan hospital and later brought to Covenant Hospital after sustaining head injuries.

Police say she is in fair condition at this time.

William Wilfong was brought to McLaren Hospital for his injuries and later lodged at the Isabella County Jail.

Wilfong is facing attempted murder charges and is awaiting his arraignment.

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