Intoxicated father files assault charge on his daughter
SAN BENITO, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — San Benito police arrested a 22 year-old woman after she assaulted her father with a beer bottle.
On Sunday, June 8th at around 2 a.m. San Benito police responded to a domestic disturbance between a father and daughter on the 1800 block of Yost Road.
One responding officer located the daughter, Joanna Rivera, 22, walking on the street several yards from the residence. Rivera told the officer she was walking away from the residence because she didn't want to be part of domestic disturbance.
Other officers arrived to the location and spoke to an older man, who was identified as Rivera's father, who had a laceration on the top of his head.
Through the investigation officers were able to determine that Rivera had assaulted her father with a beer bottle after an argument. The father, who was intoxicated, refused medical attention but did request to file criminal charges against his daughter.
Rivera was arrested and charged with aggravated assault with a weapon and handed a $10,000 bond.