HV Woman Chases Man With Chainsaw During Domestic Dispute: Police
*Since the publishing of this article, all charges have been dropped and the case has been resolved.
An Ulster County woman chased a man with a knife and a chainsaw during Domestic Dispute, according to police.
The Saugerties Police reports the arrest of a woman from the Town of Saugerties, on the charges of Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the fourth-degree, Criminal Mischief in the fourth-degree, and the Violation of Harassment in the second degree.
The woman was arrested incidental to an investigation conducted by police after responding to a 911 call reporting a domestic dispute at the residence.
Officers established that the woman had engaged in a violent domestic dispute in which she grabbed a kitchen knife and chased the victim around the house. During their investigation, Officers further determined that a serious history of violent incidents have taken place between the woman and the victim.
The victim provided police with a video of a recent domestic dispute in which the woman allegedly armed herself with a running chainsaw, and then chased the victim about the house in an attempt to cut him.
The woman was taken into custody at the scene and processed at Saugerties Police Headquarters. She was then arraigned in the Town of Saugerties Justice Court.
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