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Ogden woman attacked with a frying pan, police say

Posted at 8:13 AM, Dec 30, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-30 16:26:34-05

OGDEN, Utah — A woman is being charged with aggravated assault attacking another woman with a frying pan on Friday, police say.

On December 27 Ogden police officer Joseph Burton responded to call about an assault at about 9:24 a.m.

Officer Burton says he found an unnamed woman “bleeding profusely” from a head injury. The injury appeared to have been caused by an instrument with a sharp edge, Officer Burton says.

Sutures were used to close the head wound.

A man at the scene says he witnessed Kristine Peacock attacking the woman.

Peacock denied that she attacked the victim with a pan.

She also denied causing the head injury.

Officer Burton found a pan handle that appeared to have been broken off a pan. He did not find a pan that matched in the handle in the home. The broken handle matched other pans in the home.

Kristine Peacock is being charged with aggravated assault and was booked into Weber County Jail.