Woman pulls a knife on 3 people
Argument happened after woman urinated on the sidewalk, police say
A Hamilton woman is charged with pulling a knife on three people after someone interrupted her urinating on the sidewalk.
The woman was urinating on a sidewalk around 8:45 p.m. on Sept. 4 around Barton Street East and Emerald, police say. Another woman walking past commenting on her “crude actions,” and they started arguing.
The woman pulled out a knife and swung it at the passerby, police say. Two other people came to help and the woman swung a knife at them too.
Officers responded and found a woman with a knife on her. They arrested the 24-year-old and charged her with three counts of assault with a weapon.
The 39-year-old passerby received a minor injury but didn’t require medical assistance.