Fort Myers woman arrested after chasing boyfriend with a knife

Author: Associated Press
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FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) – A Fort Myers woman was arrested after deputies say they found her running naked through a neighborhood chasing her boyfriend with a knife.

Police told The News-Press of Fort Myers ( that 20-year-old Rolchika Washington was arrested after chasing her boyfriend, 26-year-old Guerson Lapimarede, after an argument over money Tuesday morning. After a physical altercation, Washington armed herself with a knife and chased Lapimarede through the Pine Manor neighborhood in Fort Myers.

Washington’s roommate called 911 after seeing her run toward Lapimarede.

Washington has been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon. Lee County jail records show that Washington was released early Thursday on $10,000 bail. Jail records didn’t show whether she had an attorney.

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