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Woman arrested after assaulting victim with a sword
January 3, 2019
NEEDLES, Calif – On Wednesday, January 2 at about 1:30 p.m., Deputy K. Sutton and Deputy I. Vega of the San Bernardino County Sheriff - Colorado River Station responded to the 400 Block of Bazoobuth Street in Needles after getting a call regarding an assault.
After conducting a thorough investigation, they discovered that while in a heated argument, Kathleen Anderson (age 35 of Needles) produced a small sword and cut the victim's forearm.
Kathleen was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon. She was transported and booked into the Colorado River Jail and being held on $50,000. bail.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact Deputy K. Sutton of the Colorado River Station (760)326-9200.
Persons charged with a crime are considered innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.
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