Woman faces assault charges

A local woman is facing assault charges after she had a negative reaction to her boyfriend walking away from a verbal dispute, police allege.
Police were called were called to the rear of a Bayfield Street business about a possible domestic assault at a nearby residence. They report that after the dispute escalated, the boyfriend began to walk away, and was subsequently jumped on and bitten by the female.
The victim, say police, left the residence. The woman, 26, was arrested for domestic assault.