Mendocino Sheriff issues press release on Fort Bragg assault, battery arrest
Press Release as originally published by the Mendocino County Sheriff’s Office:
“On 01-11-2020 at approximately 2:21 p.m., Mendocino County Sheriff’s Deputies received a radio call for service for a physical altercation between an adult male and adult female in the 32000 block of Highway 20 in Fort Bragg, California.
Deputies arrived and contacted both subjects in the immediate area but at different locations. Deputies learned the male and female were involved in a romantic relationship and were engaged in a heated argument that escalated when the female, Kelie Adams-Penrod, physically assaulted the male with her hands and a large wooden stick.
Deputies observed the male had minor visible injuries consistent with the assault. Deputies also determined the female was on active summary probation with a term she obey all laws. Deputies arrested Adams-Penrod and she was transported and booked into the Mendocino County Jail where she is being held in lieu of $30,000.00.”