19 year-old charged in bowl assault

HELENA – A 19 year-old suspect is charged with assault with a weapon after a violent incident on Sunday.

Natalie N. Smith is accused of entering a residence on the 1300 block of Logan Pass Place, and attempting to jump off the second story of the building.

Prosecutors say once Smith was restrained from jumping, she began vomiting in the residence.

When one individual brought a bowl for the 19 year-old, she allegedly hit him in the head with the bowl.

Once in custody, Smith allegedly acting erratically and banging her head off the patrol car prisoner cage.

Bond in the case is set at $10,000.