WHITE MOUNTAIN LAKE — Deputies arrested Brandi Young, 43, of White Mountain Lake, Tuesday, Dec. 17, for child abuse, aggravated assault on a juvenile and disorderly conduct. Sadly, the juvenile was attempting to prevent Young from drinking any more alcohol than she had already consumed. Young became upset and assaulted the juvenile. Young was booked into Navajo County Jail on the above listed criminal charges.
Sheriff David Clouse stated, “This is a tragic call that our deputies had to endure, I am glad our deputies responded to resolve the incident before it was able to escalate.” He added, “During the upcoming holidays, our deputies frequently respond to more alcohol related calls, so please if you are going to drink, drink in moderation so our deputies do not have to visit your home in a negative way.”