Orange City Police Department

Orange City Police Department

ORANGE CITY—A 19-year-old Orange City resident was arrested about 8:10 p.m. Monday, March 23, on a charge of first-offense domestic abuse assault resulting in injury or mental illness.

The arrest of Whitney Germaine Kniffen stemmed from her allegedly pulling her mother onto a bed, pulling her hair and kicking her on the right side of her chest, according to the Orange City Police Department.

A no contact order was issued against Kniffen with her mother.