Tanya Owens hides in woman’s living room before hitting her in face

Tanya Owens hides in woman’s living room before hitting her in face

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46-year-old Tanya Owens was involved in a domestic altercation with Perrisha Moore at her apartment on June 1st. Moore told law enforcement that she heard noises from downstairs, so she went down there because she thought it was her cat. When she got downstairs, she found Owens hiding in the living room. Owens then hit Moore in the face and grabbed her by the back of her neck. Moore got away from Owens and went across the street to help from her cousin. When they got back to her apartment, Owens was no longer there. Through further investigation of the incident, officers found threatening text messages from Owens to Moore a day prior. Tanya Owen was taken into custody and charged with domestic assault on June 12th.

Tanya Owens (MNPD)
Tanya Owens (MNPD)

Tanya R. Owens was booked on the summons on June 12th, charged with domestic assault with bodily injury.

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