By John Heinis/Hudson County View
Carlos Alfonso, 59, of Jersey City, was charged with aggravated assault, possession of a weapon and unlawful possession of a weapon, according to Police Capt. Janine Foy.
Alfonso was arrested around 10:05 p.m. on Thursday after attacking a 24-year-old Jersey City man with a baseball bat in the parking lot of the Bayonne Walmart, located at 500 Bayonne Crossing Way, authorities said.
Officials said the situation escalated after the victim had a verbal altercation that included Alfonso’s wife and daughter. Both the victim and Alfonso’s daughter are employed at the Walmart.
The exact cause of the altercation is unknown and the victim refused medical treatment after getting hit in the head with the bat, police said.