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Suspect assaults homeowner with metal wrench after breaking in

VICTORIA, Texas - A Victoria man is under arrest after breaking in to a home and assaulting the homeowner with a metal wrench.

Authorities say 30-year-old Kevin Holder forced his way into a home on Miori Lane, destroying property inside.

Fearing for his safety, the homeowner barricaded himself inside the bathroom. 

Holder forced the bathroom door open and began to assault the homeowner with a large metal wrench.

The homeowner suffered multiple injuries in the attack, including several cuts to his left forearm.

VPD officers arrested Holder and charged him with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.

He is being held in the Victoria County Jail in lieu of a $50,000 bond. 


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