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Man on bath salts hammers church door

Published On: Oct 09 2012 05:03:00 PM CDT
10-09-12_Ronnie Lee Hardesty
HAWKINS COUNTY, Va. -

A Sunday service in Hawkins County was interrupted after a man was allegedly hammering the front door.

According to Hawkins County authorities, 36-year-old Ronnie Lee Hardesty was found with a hammer before he was arrested. Members of the Ross Campground Church told authorities Hardesty told them he was on bath salts before he ran away.

Hardesty is facing several charges including aggravated assault.