Lester Prairie Woman Charged with Assault


The Lester Prairie Police Department was called to the 500 block of 2ndĀ Ave. S. for an assault with a hammer Thursday evening.

According to Lester Prairie Police Chief Robert Carlson, 49-year-old Jeanne Louise Lombardi of Lester Prairie was arrested and taken to the McLeod County Jail.

According to the complaint, the victim said that during the course of an argument, Lombardi pushed her, pulled her hair, and injured her hand with the hammer. The victim also said Lombardi threw the hammer at her and that she feared Lombardi would hit her with it.

Lombardi has been charged with felony 2nd degree assault with a dangerous weapon, which carries a maximum sentence of seven years in prison and/or a $14,000 fine.


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