Richmond police: Woman arrested in connection with assaulting child

Richmond police: Woman arrested in connection with assaulting child

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond police have arrested a woman in connection with an assault involving a child that happened back in February.

Crews responded to the 2300 block of First Avenue, near Overby Sheppard Elementary School, on Feb. 9 for a report of an assault.

When officers arrived, they were told that on Feb. 8, a known woman assaulted a child under the age of 10, according to police.

The suspect, Samantha R. Aprile, 33, was charged with simple assault.

Police are still investigating.

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