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Alta woman arrested for knife threat in front of children

ALTA, Iowa (KTIV) -

An Alta, Iowa woman was arrested for making threats with a knife.

The Buena Vista County, Iowa Sheriff's Department was called to 409 1/2 Cherokee Street on Wednesday for a domestic dispute.

The say 21-year-old Julia Washam was arrested on a charge of domestic assault while displaying a weapon.  She's being held without bond.

Authorities say children were present at the time of the assault, but were not harmed.  DHS has been notified.


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