A woman has been charged with aggravated assault in connection with an incident on August 27 in Warren. Police were called to Hazel Street where 28 year-old Amanda Peterson of Warren was acting hostile and yelling while kicking a pickup truck. Peterson, who showed signs of intoxication, was taken to Warren General Hospital where she became combatant and had to be restrained by officers and hospital staff. Police say while at the hospital she spit in the face of a fire department employee while it was believed she had a communicable disease. She is in the Warren County Jail after failing to post bail.