A 26-year-old Toledo woman accused of beating a friend with a tiki torch on the street in a dispute over a man was booked into the Lucas County jail this morning on a charge of felonious assault, a second-degree felony.
Shanisa Ellison is accused of assaulting Marquita Jackson, 29, in the 1300 block of North Michigan Street about 12:40 a.m., according to Toledo police.
Ms. Jackson suffered injuries to the head and upper torso that were not thought to be life-threatening, according to Toledo police.
Alcohol was thought to play a role in the incident, according to police.
Ms. Ellison's initial appearance in Toledo Municipal Court in the incident is set for Monday morning.
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