GEORGETOWN, Del.- A 22-year-old woman is behind bars following accusations that she assaulted an elderly woman in the parking lot of the Georgetown Plaza in Georgetown.

It reportedly happened at around 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct, 13. Police said the victim walked out of a store in the Georgetown Plaza store and found a vehicle parked along the sidewalk, which was blocking the ramp to enter the parking lot.

Police said the victim approached the vehicle and asked if the driver could move to allow her to use the ramp. Investigators said that while speaking with the driver of the vehicle, an unknown woman approached the victim and tackled her to the ground. The suspect then left in a vehicle. Witnesses immediately responded to the victim who was subsequently transported to the hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

Witnesses were able to provide a registration number for a vehicle the suspect was seen leaving in. Officers responded to the address listed on the vehicle registration and were able to identify and take the suspect into custody without incident.

Brianna Dadds, 22, of Georgetown, was arrested for second-degree assault, disorderly conduct and committed to Sussex Correctional Institute.