WCTV Eyewitness News
Marianna, FL -- A local woman is behind bars after authorities say she hit and choked her own daughter during an argument.
Jackson County Sheriff's Deputies say 50-year-old Katherine L. Smith attacked her 20-year-old daughter, just after 11:30 last night 10-6 on Douglas Pond Road in Marianna.
Deputies say smith was under the influence of alcohol when she allegedly struck her daughter several times in the face and head with closed fists, and choked her twice.
Smith was charged with felony domestic battery by strangulation and is being held in the Jackson County Correctional Facility.