Woman karate kicks other woman in face, charged

BERWYN – A 49-year-old Berwyn woman was charged with battery after kicking another woman in the face at 3:55 a.m. June 30.

Erin F. Furlong, of the 2100 block of South Wenonah Avenue, arrived at the victim's residence intoxicated and refused to leave. A witness said that a physical altercation began and Furlong “karate kicked” the victim in the face, causing her nose to bleed.

The victim was taken for treatment to MacNeal Hospital. Furlong left and was located in the 7000 block of North Cermak Road and taken into custody.