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Women brawl at Northampton County Walmart; charges filed

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Published On: Jul 20 2014 07:38:58 AM CDT
Walmart in Lower Nazareth
LOWER NAZARETH TWP., Pa. -

A woman is facing charges after allegedly starting a brawl with another woman at a Walmart in Northampton County, according to police.

Colonial Regional Police said an argument between two women turned physical in the pharmacy area of the Walmart on Easton-Nazareth Highway in Lower Nazareth Township on Friday.

Police said Pamela Gilligan of Phillipsburg, N.J. accidentally bumped into another woman's daughter with her keys and an argument ensued between the two women.

Police said the other woman turned to walk away when Gilligan punched her in the face. A physical struggle took place between the two before they were pulled apart, according to police.

Police said both women walked away with minor injuries, including cuts and bruises.

Police said Gilligan is being cited for summary harassment and disorderly conduct.