MBPD: Woman arrested for attacking boyfriend with broom

Source: Myrtle Beach Police Department
Source: Myrtle Beach Police Department

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – A 53-year-old Myrtle Beach woman was arrested Sunday evening for domestic violence, allegedly after attacking her boyfriend with a broom, according to a Myrtle Beach Police report.

Birgit Knoop was arrested and charged with one misdemeanor count of criminal domestic violence for assaulting her live-in boyfriend with a broom after he put a cigarette out on her daughter's piano, the report states.

Knoop is currently awaiting trial in MBPD jail.

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