Woman allegedly attacks elderly woman

Also accused of having sexual contact with dog

Woman allegedly attacks elderly woman
(Source: WWNY)

PAMELIA, N.Y. (WWNY) - A Watertown woman is accused of punching and threatening a 75-year-old woman and of having sexual contact with a dog.

State police say 45 year old Teresa Salter allegedly hit the victim several times with a closed fist at a home in the town of Pamela and threatened her with a kitchen knife and a hammer.

Troopers say during their investigation, they learned Salter was having sexual contact with a dog in the home.

She was charged with second-degree menacing, fourth-degree criminal mischief, sexual misconduct, and second-degree harassment.

Salter was arraigned in Pamelia town court and jailed on $1,000 bail or $200 bond.

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