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Mason City police: Woman arrested after trying to kick, bite nurse in ER

Police say it happened early Tuesday morning.

Posted: Mar. 7, 2018 6:53 AM
Updated: Mar. 7, 2018 7:04 AM

MASON CITY, Iowa – A Plymouth woman has been arrested after police say she assaulted a nurse.
Melissa Hauge, 41, has been charged with two counts of assault on persons in certain occupations after an alleged incident at Mercy Medical Center-North Iowa, East Campus.
Police say Hauge tried to kick and bite a nurse while in the emergency room around 1:19 a.m. Tuesday.
She was being held in the Cerro Gordo County Jail on $2,000 bond.

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