Woman Arrested after Assault in Arlington

swaggertyAn Oelwein woman has been charged after deputies responded to an assault in Arlington last weekend.

The Fayette County Sheriff’s Office says 50-year old Barbara Swaggerty was at a man’s home demanding money last Sunday night, November 20th. When he called authorities, she assaulted him and fled the area.

Further investigation shows Swaggerty was soliticing money for payment of sexual acts.

She was arrested Tuesday on a warrant for Assault Causing Bodily Injury and charged with Trespassing and Obstruction of Emergency Communications. More charges are likely to filed as the case remains under investigation.