OCEASIDE, N.Y. (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A husband is accused of pushing his wife’s hands into a boiling deep fat fryer during an argument at a Chinese restaurant they own.READ MORE: Security Expert Shares 'Run, Hide, Fight' Guidance In Wake Of Colleyville Synagogue Hostage Situation
Long Island police say the couple’s two children, ages 12 and 14, were present during the incident Sunday night.
They say the couple was arguing when the defendant grabbed his wife by the hair and pushed her toward the deep fat fryer.
Authorities say the 39-year-old victim suffered second-degree burns to her hands.READ MORE: Colleyville's Congregation Beth Israel Gathers For Special Service In Response To Saturday's Hostage Situation
Police arrested the 39-year-old defendant on charges of assault and endangering the welfare of a child. He’s scheduled to be arraigned on Monday.
It wasn’t immediately clear if he had a lawyer who could comment on the charges.
Police didn’t release the name of the restaurant.2 Shot In Possible Road Rage Incident In Justin
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