Man arrested for throwing ground beef at woman during argument

CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) - Police arrested a man for throwing ground beef at a woman during an argument earlier this week.

According to Charleston police, the man was in a heated verbal argument in the kitchen with the mother of a woman who was over while he was making dinner. The incident occurred in an apartment on William Kennedy Drive.

Police say the verbal argument escalated and the mother knocked a metal tray with ground beef to the floor.

According to the mother, the man then picked up a portion of the meat and tried to throw it at the mother. However, he missed and struck the woman's daughter in the face with the meat.

Police charged him with simple assault. The victim was not injured.

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