Suspects arrested and charged for allegedly beating Sandpoint woman

Suspects arrested and charged for allegedly beating Sandpoint woman
Bonner County Sheriff's Office
Caitlyn Haskins was arrested for assault in connection to an incident at City Beach on July 2. 

A woman was arrested and another girl charged with battery Tuesday for allegedly beating a Sandpoint girl in the head with what police believe was a baseball bat.

The Sandpoint Police Department responded to reports of the beating on Tuesday, July 2, when a young woman called to say she was assaulted by two girls at the City Beach.

Those two girls were later identified as 18-year-old Caitlyn Haskins and another 17-year-old girl. According to police, the victim said the younger girl punched her several times and Haskins struck her in the head with what appeared to be a bat.

After both suspects were interviewed by police, Haskins was arrested and booked into the Bonner County Jail. The 17-year-old girl was charged with battery and released.

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