Woman attacks bar owner with ketchup bottle

Posted by Brandon Jackson - email

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A woman caused a scene at a Louisville bar last week that ended with her arrest.

According to the police report Angel Phelps had been drinking for several hours at Hoops Grill and Sports Bar on Friday, Dec 17.

Police say the Phelps, 27, got drunk and then began grabbing people's crotches. When a friend of Phelps got into a confrontation with the owner of the bar, police say Phelps struck the owner in the head with a ketchup bottle.

The police were called and Phelps was taken into custody, but while on the way to jail she made several racist comments to the officer. The police said that Phelps told the arresting officer that "her people" were going to "take care of him."

She is charged with assault, public drunkenness, disorderly conduct, menacing, and terroristic threatening.

Copyright WAVE News 2010. All rights reserved.