CBS 11 Header TXA 21 Header MeTV Header KRLD Header The Fan Header

Local

Woman Jailed After Stabbing In DeSoto

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

From Our CBS Music Web Sites

dl image Woman Jailed After Stabbing In DeSotoClick To Win A Disney World Vacation

jacks music match up 1982 Woman Jailed After Stabbing In DeSotoPick The Best Song From 1982

grand in your hand11 Woman Jailed After Stabbing In DeSotoWin A Grand In Your Hand

155742164 Woman Jailed After Stabbing In DeSotoPick Your Favorite Victoria Secret Model

Featured Items

Fantasy_tileHottest Olympians

pet_tileYour Pet Photos

weather_tileSend Us Your Weather Photos

DESOTO (AP) - A suburban Dallas woman is jailed on aggravated assault charges after her mother and daughter were found stabbed and police say she threatened officers with a hammer.

Veronica Johnson is in Dallas County jail without bond. No attorney is listed in online jail records for the 41-year-old Glenn Heights woman.

Police say Johnson drove her car through the security gate of the DeSoto retirement apartment complex where her mother lived about 5:30 a.m. Tuesday. Police arrived to find her 66-year-old mother and 21-year-old daughter bleeding from stab wounds and her 13-year-old son hiding in a closet.

Police Capt. Ron Smith says Johnson then threatened one officer with a hammer but was subdued with a shock gun.

Smith said the wounded women are expected to recover.

(© Copyright 2012 The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)

Also Check Out: