Sierra Carnahan wept throughout her testimony Thursday at a hearing for a woman charged with beating her last month.

“I can’t do this,” she said twice before taking a five-minute break.

While Ms. Carnahan gave her account of what happened about 11 p.m. May 18 in the 800 block of Spearman Avenue, Gloria Guthrie repeatedly shook her head.

Ms. Guthrie, 30, of 800 Spearman Ave., represented herself at two hearings Thursday in District Judge James E. McMahon’s Sharon courtroom.

The judge said she had missed three appointments at the public defender’s office.

Ms. Guthrie, also known as Gloria Womer, is charged with aggravated assault, terroristic threats and reckless endangerment for allegedly punching and kicking Ms. Carnahan.

At the hearing, Ms. Carnahan said Ms. Guthrie also hit her with a rake.

“She said she was going to kill me,” Ms. Carnahan said, crying.

The assault ended, Ms. Carnahan said, when her boyfriend Jerry Teague pulled Ms. Guthrie away from her.

Sharon police patrolman Adam Piccirillo testified that he was called to Ms. Carnahan’s home by a neighbor after the assault.

He said Ms. Carnahan was “very uncooperative” and refused to tell police who had assaulted her or provide any details.

Piccirillo said Ms. Carnahan was treated at the hospital of Sharon Regional Health System for bruises and cuts to her face.

The next day Ms. Carnahan went to the police station and said she wanted to press charges, Piccirillo said.

He said she told him she didn’t give police information about what happened at the scene because she was worried about being labeled a “snitch.”

Charges in that case were held to court by McMahon, as was one count of terroristic threats against Ms. Guthrie for allegedly telling Teague, who is the father of her two children, that she was going to shoot him on June 11 in the 300 block of Quinby Street.

Teague testified that he was there with family and friends and Ms. Guthrie approached him and was obviously upset.

“She just kept snapping,” he said, adding that she banged on the window of the car he was sitting in.

The judge held the terroristic threat charge for the alleged incident with Teague to court, as well.

Ms. Guthrie is also facing charges of involuntary deviate sexual intercourse, statutory sexual assault and two counts of corruption of minors after police said she had sex with two teenage boys last summer in the 300 block of Prospect Street.

Those charges have been bound over to Mercer County Common Pleas Court.

Ms. Guthrie was returned to Mercer County Jail on a parole detainer.

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