Police: Rochester woman allegedly hit son in head with hammer for fighting with sister
Rochester mother allegedly struck her son in the head with a hammer for assaulting his sister over the weekend.
Rochester police arrested 19-year-old Abdumelik Ali and his mother, 45-year-old Zeinab Sebriye on the 3000 block of 25th Street Northwest just after 10 p.m. Saturday.
Police said Ali got in a fight over a phone charger with his 18-year-old sister and assaulted her. When Sebriye arrived home, Ali's sister told their mother what happened. Sebriye then allegedly grabbed a hammer and hit Ali in the head with it.
Police later arrested the two. Sebriye told police she was tired of her children fighting.