Woman accused of breaking into home, assaulting man with hammer in Shallotte

Woman accused of breaking into home, assaulting man with hammer in Shallotte

SHALLOTTE, N.C. (WECT) - A woman is accused of breaking into a home in Shallotte and assaulting a man with a hammer Sunday.

Terri Mitchell, 35, has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon with intent to kill and breaking and entering with intent to terrorize and injure.

According to an arrest warrant, Mitchell broke into a home in the 1800 block of Little Shallotte River Dr. while two people were inside.

She then allegedly assaulted one of the occupants with a hammer.

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