FREEPORT — A 41-year-old woman was arrested on domestic violence charges after an argument with her husband allegedly escalated into physical contact.
According to a report from the Walton County Sheriff’s Office, on May 27 the woman and her husband were arguing about bills and money. The argument then escalated when the man said “hurtful things” to his wife, according to the report, and she struck him with an open hand in the face.
The man then called 911 and the wife drove to her sister’s house. She was interviewed there by a sheriff’s deputy and allegedly admitted to the offense.
She was arrested and charged with battery, a misdemeanor.