LPD: Woman assaults boyfriend


LEXINGTON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Lexington Police have arrested a woman after they say she assaulted her boyfriend while being intoxicated.

The woman arrested is 24-year-old Tashonda Blade.

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Police say they were dispatched to Valley Farm Drive when they saw her banging on doors.

According to police, Blade was naked while holding a pitchfork.

Police say Blade had blood on her face from a cut and told police she had been assaulted and that her kids were not safe.

Police say Blade and her boyfriend had been drinking and were arguing about her driving drunk with her kids.

According to police, things escalated when Blade grabbed a glass coffee cup and hit her boyfriend across the head.

They say it’s not clear yet how Blade ended up naked or where she  possibly got the pitchfork.

Blade is now charged with assault-domestic violence and is scheduled to appear in court on that charge today.