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East Prairie woman arrested, facing domestic assault charges

Tyrrah Adir Bailey (Source: Mississippi County Sheriff's Department) Tyrrah Adir Bailey (Source: Mississippi County Sheriff's Department)
EAST PRAIRIE, MO (KFVS) -

A Mississippi County woman was arrested Sunday following an assault investigated by the Mississippi County Sheriff’s Department.

Mississippi County Sheriff Keith Moore says Deputy Marc Tragesser was dispatched to a domestic disturbance in progress in East Prairie, Mo. on Sunday morning.

Deputy Tragesser made contact with a disabled resident and learned Tyrrah Adir Bailey, 38, of East Prairie, had pulled a knife on the man, and then threw it into the floor near his wheelchair.

Deputy Tragesser secured the knife and then located Bailey within the home.

Bailey was placed under arrest and transported to the Mississippi County Detention Center

Bailey is charged with domestic assault in the second degree.

Bailey remains jailed with her bond set at $25,000.

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