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Woman charged with attacking own mother
The sheriff’s department has arrested a local woman and charged her with assaulting her mother.According to Sheriff Patrick Ray, April Lynn Anderson, 30, was arrested on Oct. 16 after a deputy was dispatched to DeKalb Community Hospital to investigate a domestic disturbance report.The officer reportedly spoke with a woman who was awaiting treatment at the hospital. She allegedly told him that Anderson, her daughter, kicked her in the stomach and punched her in the ribs and the back of the head.Ray said the deputy noticed a red mark on the victim's left hand, which the victim said was caused when she covered her head as her daughter was beating her. The injuries were reportedly photographed, and the victim was provided a written statement.Anderson’s bond was set at $2,500, and she will appear in court on Oct. 30.Meanwhile, David Shane Hacker, 19, was charged with domestic assault, violation of an order of protection and reckless endangerment on Oct. 16.The sheriff said a deputy responding to a physical domestic call found Hacker and his ex-girlfriend.