Woman Strikes Husband, Child in Odessa

Woman Strikes Husband, Child in Odessa

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

ODESSA – One woman is behind bars after striking her husband and two year old child in Odessa.

Odessa Police tell NewsWest 9, they were called out to the 3100 block of Eisenhower on Saturday night in reference to a domestic disturbance.

When officers arrived, an investigation revealed that Jeanie Potter, 25, assaulted her 29-year-old husband multiple times in the face with a closed fist.

Further investigation also revealed that Potter also assaulted her two year old child causing him to bleed from his mouth.

Both victims were treated by paramedics for their injuries but weren't taken to the hospital.

Potter is facing charges of injury to a child and assault causing bodily injury.