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Woman arrested for assault near Vergas

A woman was arrested and charged with assault after an incident near Vergas on June 8.

According to the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office, the woman struck a man. When the arrest was made, she reportedly tried to assault a police officer.

The male victim in the domestic incident was taken to a hospital in Detroit Lakes. The woman’s identity was not immediately released. The matter remains under investigation.