33-year-old Crystal Bender was charged with domestic assault when she pushed and grabbed the victim by the neck for trying to leave with a car seat that she wanted, per report.
On June 25th, police arrived at 816 Ussery Road South to a domestic call and made contact with the victim. The victim stated that she was trying to leave Crystal Bender’s house when Bender demanded the car seat that was being occupied by the victim’s child.
Bender tried to remove the car seat from the vehicle when a physical altercation ensued. During the fight, Bender pushed the victim and grabbed her by the neck. Police noticed visible injuries to the victim’s neck. Bender’s statement was that she was pulled by the shirt and pushed away.
Crystal Bender was arrested and charged with domestic assault. Her bond was set at $500.