Police responded to a disturbance in progress on the 100 block of Carousel Circle in New Britain on September 10, 2020 at approximately 11:33 pm. The physical dispute was over a cat in the victim’s possession. Lauren Bowser, F/34, of Somerville, NJ, and Helen Delpopolo, F/27, of Westfield, NJ, believed they were the cat’s rightful owners and in an attempt to retrieve the cat, they chased the victim into her home breaking a rear sliding door and attacked the victim in the living room. The two alleged offenders then chased the victim up the stairs and broke through a bedroom door where they assaulted the victim again causing multiple injuries. Bowser and Delpopolo were arrested, arraigned, bail set at 10%/$50,000 with restrictions, and remanded to Bucks County Prison. Criminal charges, and any discussion thereof, are merely allegations and all defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.