Woman Arrested on Aggravated Assault Charges

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

Several threatening voicemail's on a cell phone caused a woman to be arrested by police.

In the voicemail's, police say 43-year-old Liza Barr told her boyfriend she was going to poison his food and stab him with a knife.

This all came to light after officers were called out to a home in the 3600 block of Apache Drive on Tuesday morning.

Barr's boyfriend called police saying she was threatening him with a knife.

According to the affidavit, Barr told officers she was threatening to cut her wrists if her boyfriend didn't delete the voicemail's.

She's charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

If convicted, Barr could face between five and 99 years in prison.