POSTED: Friday, April 12, 2013 - 3:39pm
UPDATED: Friday, April 12, 2013 - 4:48pm
Longview, TX (Longview News-Journal) — A former Longview councilwoman was arrested about 1:00 p.m., Thursday after Longview police said she beat her roommate with a golf club for several minutes.
Police said Karen Baker Hailey, 59, started yelling at her roommate when he went to leave the apartment in the 2000 block of Toler Road.
She then allegedly started hitting him repeatedly with both open hands and closed fists. Hailey then picked up a golf club and started hitting him repeatedly with it for several minutes before the victim finally called the Longview Police Department to report the incident, according to arrest records.
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