Perry County, Ky woman arrested for cutting woman's neck

PERRY COUNTY, Ky. (WVLT/WYMT) -- A woman was arrested after police say she cut another woman's neck.

Police say 25-year-old Betty Jo Fields cut Sonya Caudill's neck while they were fighting around 2:30 a.m. Saturday in the George's Branch community of Perry County.

Caudill, 25, was taken to the Hazard ARH Emergency Room to be treated.

Kentucky State Police arrested Fields as she was walking along S. Kentucky Highway 15 and charged her with assault.

The motive for the attack is still under investigation.


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