A 13-year-old boy has been released from hospital, after sustaining serious injuries during a hammer attack.

On Saturday, Windsor police charged Rafid Jihad with attempted murder for allegedly striking the teen multiple times with a hammer on Friday.

The victim was sent to a London hospital with multiple skull fractures.

Police closed the 1000 block of Church Street as investigators canvassed the area for evidence.  A hammer was recovered from the scene.