Kentucky woman accused of assaulting store clerk over cup of water

She is charged with fourth-degree assault and third-degree criminal mischief. / (Clay County Sheriff's Office)

MANCHESTER, Ky. (WYMT) -- A Kentucky woman is accused of assaulting a store clerk in Clay County over being charged for a cup of water.

The Clay County Sheriff's Office arrested 26-year-old Wendy Senters of Manchester. She is charged with fourth-degree assault and third-degree criminal mischief.

The alleged assault happened at Mike's Quick Stop in Manchester around 5:40 p.m. Saturday.

Deputies said Senters assaulted the store clerk because the clerk charged her .25 cents for a cup of water.

Senters then admitted to police about the assault, deputies said.

She was taken to the Clay County Detention Center.

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