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Forsyth County woman charged for firing gun during domestic incident
Catherine Marie Erickson
Catherine Marie Erickson

The Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office has arrested a local woman for aggravated assault with a gun after the woman allegedly discharged a firearm during a domestic dispute on Monday morning.

Catherine Marie Erickson, 47, of Forsyth County, was arrested by deputies at about 4:50 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 28, after deputies responded to a domestic dispute at a residence on Marsha Circle in south Forsyth.

According to sheriff’s office spokesman Deputy Nick Sotor, no one was seriously injured during the dispute, but detectives determined that Erickson had allegedly discharged a gun during the incident.

Sotor could not comment on where the gun was fired or whether it was fired at another individual.

Erickson was later arrested at a local hospital and was transported to the Forsyth County Detention Center.

She was briefly held in the Forsyth County Jail under a bond of $11,130.