Man accused of attacking officer with sledgehammer pleads not guilty

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - A Columbus man has pleaded not guilty after police say he attacked an officer with a sledgehammer.

Thursday in court, officers testified that 43-year -ld Kenneth Hendricks was intoxicated Tuesday night when he attempted to strike Officer Matthew Kennedy.

Hendricks is charged with aggravated assault of an officer and DUI. His bond is set at more than $30,000.

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