MTN News Photo.
MTN News Photo.
MTN News Photo.

(MTN News-HELENA)  A 48 year old woman who allegedly threw hot oatmeal at someone after getting in an argument about rent enters a plea in court.

Starla Gardipee pleaded not guilty on Wednesday, January 20th in Lewis & Clark County District Court on the charges of assault with a weapon and 3rd offense of partner family assault.

Court documents also state Gardipee took a cheese knife and cut the victims back.

If convicted on all of these charges Gardipee faces 25 years in prison and $100,000 in fines.

Story continues below

Reporter: Matt Witkos