LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A Shepherdsville man stabbed a woman in the back of a head with a screwdriver after meeting her for breakfast in Louisville on Sunday, according to Louisville Metro Police.
Investigators said Darrell Oberhausen, 51, told the victim he had a gift for her, and then instructed her to sit on the rear bumper of his vehicle, close her eyes and put her head down. When she complied, Oberhausen stabbed the woman in the back of the head with a screwdriver and tried to force her into the back of his vehicle, according to the arrest report.
Police said the victim fought back, ran to her car and locked the doors and that Oberhausen drove away in his vehicle.
The victim went inside the restaurant where a bystander helped her call police. The woman suffered a knot and laceration to the back of her head.
Police said Oberhausen had tried to date the woman and briefly stayed with her.
Oberhausen is charged with 2nd degree assault and attempted kidnapping. He previously was convicted of assault.
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