A city woman who allegedly used a clock as a weapon is facing an assault charge, authorities said.
Blanche Richardson, 53, of State Street, is accused of using the metal and glass clock to hit her boyfriend on Feb. 16 at her residence, according to papers filed in court.
The man suffered a cut to his face. He was treated at the scene by paramedics.
Richardson faces one count of second-degree assault, a felony.