Police: Homeless man Clifford Price arrested for allegedly attacking reggae artist Dru Barnes with hammer

Police say they have arrested a homeless man for allegedly attacking a local reggae artist with a hammer. Police say the attack happened last Thursday

Police say homeless man Clifford Price attacked reggae artist Dru Barnes with a hammer.

Police say homeless man Clifford Price attacked reggae artist Dru Barnes with a hammer. (7/20/13)

BROOKLYN - Police say they have arrested a homeless man for allegedly attacking a local reggae artist with a hammer.

According to police, Clifford Price, 44, attacked the 34-year-old man with a hammer. The Daily News has identified the victim as Dru Barnes.

Police say the attack happened last Thursday on Jefferson Avenue near Howard Avenue. Price has since been charged with two counts of assault.
 

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