Man accused of hitting mail carrier in head with rock

Warrick Green _ Colorado Springs Police Department_158768

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — A man is facing assault charges after he hit a mail carrier in the head with a rock, according to police.

Police said it happened just before noon at an apartment complex on Michelle Court in southeastern Colorado Springs. Two tenants attacked the mail carrier, and one of them hit him in the head with a rock, according to police.

When police arrived, they broke up the fight and took both tenants into custody. One suspect, 37-year-old Warrick Green, was arrested on second-degree assault charges. The other suspect was served and released on misdemeanor charges.

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