Man Beat Co-Worker With Table Leg at Day Care

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By Samaia Hernandez, CTNow, Courtesy CNN

Police are searching for a man who allegedly hit a co-worker in the head with a wooden table leg at a community day care center Wednesday.

No children were harmed during the incident, police said.

Staff members at Warburton Community Day Care Center, 420 Brookfield St., called 911 shortly after 7 a.m. on Wednesday morning to report the assault.

Witnesses told police the male employee also brandished a knife during the attack before fleeing on foot. The victim was taken to an area hospital by ambulance, but she is expected to recover, police said.

Police said they have identified a suspect and are applying for an arrest warrant.