Arcata man assaults another with a bottle

ARCATA - An Arcata man was arrested after allegedly getting in a verbal argument with another and then hitting the victim over the head with a bottle

Taken into custody was 31-year old Bhakti J. Dillenbeck. Yesterday around 7:30 pm, police responded to an altercation at the 700-block of 9th Street.  The victim said as he attempted to walk away from the argument, he was struck on the head with a bottle sustaining lacerations. First aid was administered on scene.

A short time later Dillenbeck was located and arrested without incident. He was booked into the Humboldt County jail on charges of assault with a deadly weapon.