Flagstaff Resident Assaulted in Front of City Hall
FLAGSTAFF – On Friday, September 18th, Flagstaff resident Johnny Wallace was assaulted by two females while standing in front of City Hall.
Denise Redsteer 48, and Laura Chapman 48, both of Flagstaff were arrested and charged with disorderly conduct and criminal damage.
Chapman and Redsteer allegedly approached Johnny Wallace and began yelling profanities and grabbing at a sign he was holding up. One of the suspects kicked the sign and tried to take the sign. While trying to protect his property Wallace reportedly took one of the women to the ground. While he was struggling with one woman, the other woman engaged in the fight and tried taking his sign. Wallace also had to fight her off. Numerous witnesses verified the victim’s account of what happened.
Medics were called to the scene to treat minor injuries. Disorderly conduct and criminal damage are both misdemeanor crimes. The suspects were cited into city court to answer the charges.