Police make arrest in Walmart nail salon attack

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Monnessia Wright
GWINNETT COUNTY, Ga.,None —

Police have made an arrest after a brutal attack inside a Walmart nail salon.

Officers arrested Monnessia Wright, 35, of Stone Mountain, and charged her with affray and aggravated battery charges.

Investigators told Channel 2 Action News they believe Wright instigated a fight inside a Walmart nail salon on Centerville Highway last week.

Officers said a store security guard followed her outside after the brawl and copied her license plate number.

There is no word on if any other arrests are expected.

Channel 2 Action News talked to Ashley Corbett, 17, who was hit in the face with a porcelain bowl during the brawl.

She had her two front teeth knocked out because of the incident.

Corbett was waiting to get her nails done when the porcelain soaking bowl hit her in the face and shattered. Witnesses said the woman threw the bowl during the fight and then ran from the store.


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Corbett wound up in the emergency room. Pictures showed how her teeth were shattered and her chin was sliced.

Wright remained in the Gwinnett County Jail.
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