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BAPD: Woman arrested for attacking family members at hotel

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Posted at 9:31 AM, Jun 20, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-20 10:31:49-04

Broken Arrow police say a woman was arrested after she attacked her own mother and daughter after a day of drinking at a hotel.

Officers said they were called out to the Towne Plaza Suites Hotel to investigate a domestic dispute on Wednesday.

Once at the hotel, the victim's told police that Devanie Schilling got drunk with a group of people when she got mad, came up to the room, and began punching her daughter in the head and slapped her own mother multiple times, police said.

The daughter told police that Schilling hit her in the head open-handed, pulled her to the floor and hit her in the head and face. She also slammed her into the hard part of the bed, officers said.

Police said Schilling's daughter attempted to call 911, but Schilling pulled her onto the bed and grabbed the phone from her.

A family friend, who was in the room at the time of the attacks, grabbed Schilling and sat on her until police arrived, officers said.

Schilling was arrested and charged with child abuse, domestic assault and batter and interferring with an emergency call.

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