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Grand Forks woman arrested for attempted murder of mother

As this is an active investigation, anyone with information or who may have witnessed the incident is encouraged to contact the GFPD.

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GRAND FORKS – A Grand Forks woman was arrested for attempted murder of her mother.

Around 12:58 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 21, the Grand Forks Police Department was dispatched to the 800 block of 18th Avenue South for a report of a domestic disturbance with injury, according to a press release. Officers arrived on scene and identified a female suffering from lacerations as well as a puncture wound.

The GFPD then quickly located and identified a suspect, Jenna Woinarowicz, 28, of Grand Forks. Woinarowicz is the daughter of the victim, Robin Hendrickson, 61.

According to the press release, the GFPD said Woinarowicz had been upset with her mother, Hendrickson, and was causing a disturbance. Hendrickson attempted to leave the scene by stepping outside, but her daughter followed and assaulted her with a weapon.

Hendrickson was transported to Altru; it is believed, at this time, her injuries are not life-threatening.

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Woinarowicz was arrested on charges of attempted murder, aggravated assault and interfering with a telephone during an emergency call.

As this is an active investigation, anyone with information or who may have witnessed the incident is encouraged to contact the GFPD.

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