Easton suspect charged after reportedly stealing victim's phone, striking her in the face

EASTON, Md. - Police say that officers served a warrant on an Easton suspect on Wednesday, charging her with second degree assault and theft.

According to Easton Police, officers served a Talbot County District Court arrest warrant on 26-year-old Keontae Lashay Dawson, of Easton, for one count each of assault in the second degree and for theft less than $100.

The charging document shows that on November 26, Dawson took a victim's phone that was valued at less than $100 and an argument started. At this point, Dawson reportedly struck the victim in the face.

Dawson was later taken before the Talbot County District Court Commissioner where she was released on her own recognizance.

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