Mason County Man Allegedly Assaults Wife in Front of Daughter

HOODSPORT, Wash. – A Hoodsport man allegedly assaulted his wife in front of their 10 year old daughter. The Mason County Sheriff’s Office tells us that around 10:30 Monday night, deputies responded to N. Varden Way, and found a 31 year old woman suffering from multiple lacerations. She said that her husband had assaulted her with a knife then fled. The victim said her husband had also attempted to assault their 10 year old daughter.
Deputies searched the area and found the suspect hiding behind a neighbor’s residence. The suspect was arrested and taken to the Mason County Jail. The woman was transported to Mason General Hospital and treated for her wounds. The couple’s daughter and son are safe.
There is no further information at this time including names of both parties and witnesses since the investigation is on going.