LIVINGSTON, TX (KTRE) - Livingston Police officers arrested a 28-year-old woman Tuesday after she allegedly hit a dog in the process of trying to run over her boyfriend with her car.
Stacy Marlow, of Livingston, is still being held in the Polk County Jail on a felony aggravated assault family violence with a deadly weapon and a misdemeanor cruelty to non-livestock animals charge. Collectively, her bail has been set at $52,500.
According to Lt. Matt Parish, a spokesman for the Livingston Police Department, the alleged incident took place on May 16 in the 200 block of N. Washington.
"There was an altercation between Marlow and her boyfriend," Parish said. "Marlow left in her vehicle and made several passes by her boyfriend's house."
At that point, the boyfriend came outside and started walking down the street with his dog, Parrish said.
"Marlow drove towards her boyfriend and swerved at him," Parish said. "The boyfriend jumped out of the way, and Marlow ended up hitting the dog."
Parish said that the dog was not seriously injured in the incident.