Oklahoma City Assault Victim Dies in Hospital

The victim of an assault in Oklahoma City has died from his injuries Wednesday morning.

Police were called to a disturbance on SE 52nd St. early Tuesday morning and found the victim, Walter Garland, 48, with trauma to his body.

He was taken to a hospital and succumbed to his injuries Wednesday morning, police said.

Garland's girlfriend, Aisha Smith, 36, was arrested on a charge of domestic assault with a deadly weapon on Tuesday.

Police said the charges will be amended to murder in response to the Garland's death.