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Man attacked with hammer and pipe in Olmsted County

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SIMPSON, Minn. (FOX 47) -

A Rochester man is behind bars after allegedly hitting a man in the head with a hammer. 

The Olmsted County Sheriff's Office said deputies were called to the garage of a home on the 3400 block of 68th Street SE in Simpson around 10:40 p.m. Thursday, where a 911 caller reported a man was bleeding form the head. 

Responding deputies could not find the victim, but he showed up at Mayo Clinic - Saint Marys early Saturday Morning. 

The victim said Daniel Mauseth, 28, hit him in the head with a hammer, and another man, who has not yet been arrested, hit him with a steel pipe. 

The victim suffered a cracked skull and minor bleeding of the brain.

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