Benedicta Woman Arrested For Assaulting Her Mother

Sheriff's Deputies arrest Benedicta woman for assaulting her mother.

Police say, early Sunday morning, around 6:00 a.m., the Aroostook County Sheriff's Office was called to a report of a disturbance on the East Shore Road in Benedicta.

Deputy Sheriff Vance Palmer responded and determined that Korin Leach (53), of Benedicta, had assaulted her 77-year-old mother, with whom she lives.

Leach was arrested and taken to the Aroostook County Jail, where she remains at this time.

Leach is charged with domestic violence assault.

Injuries to the victim were not serious, but Patten Ambulance responded as a precaution.