LINN COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT
From Monday afternoon:
First-degree assault — Daniel Mark Lawson, 54, of Albany, was charged with first-degree assault and unlawful use of a weapon. The deadly or dangerous weapon was not specified on the charging document. The crimes were reported at about 8:15 p.m. Friday from the 100 block of First Avenue West in Albany, and Lawson was arrested by the Albany Police Department that night, according to incident logs.
Attempted assault — Pauline Golliher, 57, of Albany, was charged with attempted second-degree assault and harassment. The crimes allegedly occurred on Wednesday, and the dangerous weapon in the case was a kitchen plate. The state has filed a notice that it will seek an enhanced sentence in the case.