Des Moines Woman Accused of Attacking Neighbor

Dana Allen

A Des Moines woman with an ongoing feud over a doormat has been accused of attacking her neighbor on Christmas Eve.¬†Des Moines police say 40-year-old Dana Allen was arrested Tuesday night following an incident at an apartment complex on the city’s east side.

Police say Allen and a neighbor have an ongoing feud over the placement of a doormat. Allen is accused of knocking her neighbor to the ground Tuesday and punching her several times in the face and head.  Allen is charged with assault. Court records do not list an attorney.