Police: Woman arrested after tossing hot grease on officers

A California woman was arrested Monday after police said she threw hot grease on them.

The incident began with a report that someone was trying to set the kitchen in a house on fire. Police said when they arrived at the house, they found the suspect, Elsarie Deloney, 46, in the kitchen holding a smoking pot of grease.

Explore>> Read more trending stories  

Last night, at 11:03 pm, Officers responded to the 8000 block of Montgomery...

Posted by Stockton Police Department on Tuesday, November 29, 2016

Officers said they tried to talk to the suspect, but Deloney threw the contents of the pot at officers, including a K-9 officer. A Taser was deployed to subdue Deloney, according to the Stockton Police Department.

Deloney was arrested on charges of assault on an officer, assault on a police K-9 and resisting arrest. Her bail was set at $130,000, according to the sheriff's office report.

About the Author