Wichita Falls woman is accused of attacking another over 'money dispute'

Wichita Falls woman is accused of attacking another over 'money dispute'

WICHITA FALLS, TX (KAUZ) - A Wichita Falls woman is behind bars accused of cutting another woman with a knife over the weekend.

Officers were called out to the 500 block of Bonner Street in reference to an assault with a deadly weapon around 12:30 a.m. on Saturday.

When they arrived on scene the victim and suspect were found. The victim told police that Mary June Downer, 64, confronted the victim about money.

The victim said she told Downey she did not owe her any money. At that time, the victim said, Downey wielded a knife and cut the victim on the front of her left ?shoulder.

The victim told officers she picked up a chair to shield herself from Downey but was cut again on the left side of her face near her eye.

The victim said she was eventually able to run away and call the police. Downey was arrested at the scene and taken to jail and charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.

Her bond is $50,000.

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