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Sheriff: Woman arrested after attacking ex-boyfriend with socket wrench


WHITEHALL, N.Y. – A 20-year-old woman has been arrested after allegedly assaulting her ex-boyfriend.

The Washington County Sheriff's Office says Samantha LaRock of Whitehall illegally entered her ex-boyfriend's home on Firehouse Way on Wednesday.  While at the home, LaRock allegedly struck the ex-boyfriend in the head with a socket wrench causing physical injury.

According to authorities, LaRock left the scene as the Sheriff's Office was being notified of the incident.  She was found around 6 p.m. on Wednesday and was taken into custody without incident.

LaRock has been charged with Burglary in the 2nd Degree, Assault in the 2nd Degree and Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 4th Degree. 

She was arraigned in Kingsbury Town Court and was released on a stay away order of protection.  The Sheriff's Office says the District Attorney will review the case and it could possibly go to a Grand Jury.

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