JASPER, TX (KTRE) - Officers with the Jasper Police Department arrested a 51-year-old woman Monday in connection to allegations that she was egging on a fight between three juveniles when she got involved in the fight herself and punched one of the children in the face.
Angela Lavern Shaw, of Jasper, was arrested and charged with felony injury to a child.
According to Det. Garrett Foster with the Jasper Police Department, witnesses said three children were fighting in front of an apartment complex on Prospect Road Monday and Shaw was "egging the fight on." Then Shaw allegedly got involved in the fight herself and punched one child in the face.
Foster said one of the witnesses recorded the incident on a camera phone, and showed the video to the Jasper PD officer at the scene.
Shaw was arrested at the scene and taken to the Jasper County Jail.