Amanda Lynn Roberts

Amanda Lynn Roberts

SALIX – An Adams Township woman will appear in Cambria County court, accused of assaulting a girl, giving her a bloody nose, authorities said.

Amanda Lynn Roberts, 36, of the 2200 block of Centennial Drive, waived her right to a preliminary hearing on Thursday before District Judge Rick Varner, of Salix.

According to Adams Township police Roberts allegedly assaulted the girl around 5 p.m. on Nov. 16. The girl reportedly suffered a bloody nose, swelling to the lip and bruising around the left eye.

A family member was caring for the three other children. Police began the investigation after receiving an anonymous report the tip line Safe2Say Something. 

Roberts is free on bond.

Patrick Buchnowski is a reporter for The Tribune-Democrat. He can be reached at 532-5061. Follow him on Twitter @PatBuchnowskiTD.

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