ETX woman punches officer in the face when he tries to check welfare of her child
Lufkin, Texas (KETK) — An East Texas woman has been arrested after she punched a Lufkin Police Officer in the face.
Around 3:30 p.m., Shanta Robertson, 37, punched and pushed Officer Rene Gutierrez when he attempted to assist a CPS employee who was checking the welfare of Robertson's child at her home in the 2600 block of South First Street.
The suspect was previously arrested on multiple truancy charges regarding her child and criminal trespassing.
Robertson was booked into the Angelina County Jail on for assault on a public servant.