Walmart Superstore in San Jose, according to police.A woman was arrested today after she allegedly attacked a 4-year-old girl and her father with a crowbar at the
The adult female suspect entered the store on Story Road shortly
before 11 a.m., approached a man with his 4-year-old daughter and struck the
girl on the head with a crowbar, according to Sgt. Heather Randol.
The woman tried to hit the girl again but the father was able to
stop her, Randol said. He was also struck by the crowbar in the attack.
Walmart security detained the woman and held her until police
Police arrested Maria Garate, an 18-year-old transient from the
San Jose area, on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, Randol said.
The girl was taken to a hospital with injuries that were not
thought to be life threatening.
--Bay City News