ELKO – An Elko woman – Elko, Georgia, that is – was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon Friday following an incident in Mountain City.
Elko County deputies were sent to the Mountain City Bar on Thursday night after Owyhee Dispatch reported there was a fight at the bar and shots had been fired during a domestic dispute. Two vehicles were seen leaving the area toward Owyhee.
Bureau of Indian Affairs officers stopped the vehicles and detained Ondrea Zink, 34. Deputies were informed that Zink and another woman had been in an altercation at the bar. A pistol and magazine were located in one of the vehicles, according to the Elko County Sheriff’s Office.
The deputies and BIA officers returned to the bar and located evidence of shots being fired.
Zink was arrested for assault with a deadly weapon and transported to the Elko County Jail with bail set set at $20,000.
She is a resident of Elko, Georgia, according to the jail.