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Perham woman sent to jail for assaulting peace officer

Cassandra Rae (Degidio) Strand, 25, of Perham, was sentenced in Otter Tail County Court Jan. 10 following a gross misdemeanor charge of assaulting a peace officer in the fourth degree.

Strand was sentenced to 180 days in the county jail, with 170 days stayed for two years. Credit for time already served is two days.

Charges relate to an incident Oct. 16, 2012, when law enforcement was called to a domestic incident in the city of Perham.