Sheriff: Driver Beat Woman Who Yelled 'Slow Down' - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

UPDATE: Sheriff Says Driver Beat Woman Who Yelled 'Slow Down'

BOISE, Idaho (AP) - Authorities say Boise woman was attacked and beaten in an apartment complex parking lot after she yelled at a driver to slow down.

The Ada County Sheriff's Office says the driver, 24-year-old Nicole Raymond was traveling with a male passenger, 30-year-old Robert James Elam, late Wednesday when a nearby pedestrian told them told them to de-accelerate.

The sheriff's office says Raymond and Elam stopped the car and approached the pedestrian, a 25-year-old woman. Witnesses told authorities that Elam then pushed the woman to the ground and held her while Raymond punched the woman in the face several times.

The woman was treated for broken facial bones at a hospital. The sheriff's office says Raymond and Elam were arrested a short time later on suspicion of aggravated battery.

 

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