Oklahoma police say man stole beer, attacked woman with baseball bat

An Oklahoma man has been arrested after police say he stole beer and attacked a woman with a baseball bat before stealing a car and crashing into a home.

According to CBS affiliate KFSM, Muldrow police say 26-year-old Darin Schmidt allegedly stole two six-packs of beer from a convenience store.

After stealing the unidentified beer, Schmidt then reportedly got into a scuffle with a woman in the park lot. During the altercation, the suspect allegedly hit the woman with a baseball bat before stealing the car of a witness.

Police say Schmidt fled the scene and passed a house where officers were investigating a shooting.

At some point during the pursuit, Schmidt crashed into the back of the home. He was arrested at the scene of the crash. Residents inside the home were not injured.

Schmidt is facing felony charges for the theft of the beer, the subsequent assault and propert damage.

He is being held in the Sequoyah County Jail without a bond.

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