Arkansas City woman issued citation March 16 after altercation
Hodges accused of battery after allegedly inflicting victim with neck wound
ARKANSAS CITY, Kan. (March 17, 2020) — The Arkansas City Police Department cited an Arkansas City woman March 16 for battery after contacting a victim with a neck injury she had allegedly inflicted.
Champagne Hodges, 36, was cited for misdemeanor battery through Arkansas City Municipal Court.
The Arkansas City Fire-EMS and Police departments were dispatched March 16 to 1316 S. Summit St. for a report of a victim with a self-inflicted injury, but learned later that the injury was not self-inflicted.
The victim, a 61-year-old female, was treated for the small injury to her neck at the scene.
After investigation, Hodges was identified as a suspect and issued a citation.
A defendant’s guilt or innocence is to be determined by a court of law.