Waterloo police responded to a 6:17 a.m. call at 3719 Cedar Knoll Circle. The victims allege Swackhammer was banging on a bedroom window before pushing her way past a man who came to the door, according to police.
She went to a bedroom and was yelling at a woman before attacking her with the scissors. Police said the woman being attacked sustained a cut on her leg. Swackhammer allegedly stabbed the man in the hand.
After 18-plus years reporting on local education, I’ve graduated to covering the city of Cedar Falls. Family and church commitments keep me busy outside of work along with lots of biking, rowing and skiing – pretty good for a guy with fake hips.