Police charge woman with assault at Starkville store

Brenda Poe | Starkville PD

Starkville police charged Brenda Poe with aggravated assault.

Posted: Nov. 14, 2017 11:29 AM
Updated: Nov. 14, 2017 12:42 PM

STARKVILLE, Miss. (WTVA) – Starkville police have charged a local woman with assault following an incident at a Family Dollar store.

Brenda Poe, 46, is charged with aggravated assault. Police say the incident happened shortly before her arrest on Friday, November 10 at the Family Dollar on North Jackson Street.

Police say the incident involved Poe and a coworker. Both worked at the store. The weapon is described as a "sharp cutting instrument."

The victim was treated and released from medical care following the incident.

Poe was later released on a $5,000 bond.

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