Woman Allegedly Assaults Woman

   Clinton Public Safety arrested a local woman yesterday in connection with an alleged assault on another woman Friday. 20-year-old Deidra Nicole Anderson of 114 West Centennial Street, Clinton was charged with Assault and Battery 3rd Degree. Public Safety Officer Peay states that on December 21st the defendant struck another woman in the head and neck area and also knocked the victim down in an assault at 114 West Centennial Street. Ms. Anderson was placed in theJohnsonDetentionCenter, where she remained earlier today with a cash or surety bond set at $1,000.