Woman arrested for battery, intimidation

From Local Sources

JASPER — Police arrested a woman and accused her of domestic battery and intimidation Tuesday.

Jasper Police Department officers called to the 400 block of Sycamore Manor at 4 p.m. allege that Verna L. Winkler, 53, 436 Sycamore Manor, got into a physical altercation with a juvenile female.

Winkler allegedly struck the juvenile victim multiple times in the face, causing injury, and threw her to the ground, police said.

Police also report that Winkler struck a woman who attempted to intervene and made verbal threats toward others at the location.

Authorities booked Winkler into the Dubois County Security Center at 4:56 p.m. on preliminary misdemeanor counts of domestic battery and intimidation (two counts).

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