NEWPORT NEWS, VA (WAVY) — Two Hampton women were arrested Thursday in connection to an alleged assault reported on the Fourth of July.
The night of July 4, Newport News police met with a woman who needed to report an assault from that morning. She said she and her current boyfriend were attacked in his residence by his 32-year-old ex-girlfriend Vonda Jones.
Accompanied by her sister, 28-year-old Chantay Jones, Vonda entered his home and proceeded to beat her ex-partner, the woman told police.
When the man’s current girlfriend attempted to intervene, Vonda Jones then allegedly advanced on the woman.
The complainant stated that Vonda Jones pulled her hair out and bit her on the chest. Chantay Jones attacked the woman in the face with mace as well, according to the complainant.
On Thursday, Vonda Jones was arrested for assault and Chantay Jones was arrested on two counts of malicious injury by unlawful wounding from acid.