A Red Bluff man is recovering after police say he was hit in the head multiple times with a metal pipe. It happened around 10:30 Monday night on the 700 block of Walnut Street in Red Bluff. Police say the 30 year old victim reported that 36 year old David Hale had hit him in the head with a metal pipe. Officers located the pipe and suspect, who police say admitted to the assault after he reportedly lost control.
Hale was arrested and booked into Tehama County Jail.
The victim was take to the hospital where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries and was released.