Deputies: Drunk Fla. woman kicks mom, 66, punches 8-year-old girl

Rebecca Jenks faces multiple charges in Volusia County

 UPDATED 3:51 AM HST Dec 11, 2012
DELAND, Fla. -

A central Florida woman faces multiple charges after deputies said she kicked her 66-year-old mother and punched an 8-year-old who tried to defend her.

Volusia County Sheriff's deputies then said that 41-year-old Rebecca Jenks later hit an inmate wearing handcuffs at the jail. Jenks is charged with battery, child abuse, battery on a person detained in jail and driving with a license that's been revoked.

MUGSHOTS: Have You Seen Death Row's Female Faces?

Deputies said Jenks was heavily intoxicated when she was arrested Sunday. The Daytona Beach News-Journal reported her mother tried to calm her down but Jenks started kicking her. When the child tried to defend the older woman, Jenks pushed the girl and punched her in the back of the neck.

Once deputies managed to get her into a holding cell, she slipped out of the handcuffs and slapped an inmate.

A check of the Volusia County Sheriff's website showed that Jenks has been arrested seven times there, including twice this year.

BEST OF THE WORST: Mugshot Hall Of Shame On WPBF.com:

Best of the worst: Mug shot hall of shame
Police lights file
1 of 68
Murder Rates - North Carolina

Take a look at these lookers who ran into the law.

Previous
Next
Mugshot hall of shame - Sandra Pickett

Do you want to print this page now?