Man Heading to Prison After Pleading Guilty to Assaulting Roommate With Hammer

In this update, a judge sentenced a man who attacked his roommate with a hammer to prison.

The Emmet County prosecutor says Galen Heffner will now spend three to 20 years in prison. He delivered the sentence on Tuesday.

Heffner pleaded guilty to assault as a third time repeat offender.

In July we told you he was arrested in Alanson for attacking his roommate with a hammer.