Gainesville police are investigating a reported incident where a woman was slapped, kicked and beaten up by her father-in-law’s fiance.
The woman is accused of attacking her father with a stick.
She was booked into the Polk County Jail on Friday and is being held on $25,000 bond.
The Gainesville Police Department says it was notified by the woman’s father-and-husband, who was the one who slapped her, that he wanted her to pay for the assault.
The department says they have an ongoing investigation.
Gainesville police spokesperson Brian D. White says the department received a call from the father-of-three Friday morning asking for assistance in finding his estranged wife.
The woman was reported missing by her parents in March.GPD spokeswoman White says investigators are aware of the incident.
The mother and father were also accused of striking the woman multiple times.
She suffered a cut to her face, but was treated and released.