On May 7 at 8:56 a.m., a verbal dispute in the 4500 block of 28th Road South escalated to a physical altercation, during which time the suspect allegedly struck the victim with a baseball bat, Arlington police said.

The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of injuries described as non-life-threatening.

The suspect – 27-year-old Diana Fuentes of Arlington – was arrested and charged with malicious wounding. She was held without bond.

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