Posted 6 months ago
By Scott Carlson
North Platte Police have charged a North Platte woman with a felony after she allegedly choked her daughter.
According to Investigator John Deal, Officers responded to a disturbance in the 400 block of West 2nd at 7:36 p.m. on Tuesday.
Upon arrival, Officers learned that the victim had left the scene. She was contacted at an undisclosed residence a short time later.
The victim and a witness told Police that she and her mother, 38-year-old Leslie Van Zee, had gotten into an argument that led to Van Zee slapping and choking her. Deal said the victim had injuries that corroborated her story.
Van Zee was charged with felony strangulation and transported to the Lincoln County Detention Center.
The victim’s age was not given.