By Associated Press - Monday, October 13, 2014

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - An Albuquerque man is facing charges after police say he punched his girlfriend, smashed her car with a rock and hurled a slow cooker full of scalding food at her.

The Albuquerque Journal reports ( 37-year-old Matthew Brown was arrested Friday following a bizarre argument at a trailer park in the city’s South Valley.

According to a criminal complaint, Brown and his girlfriend got into an argument before he broke windows then punched her and her 17-year-old son in the face.

The woman’s daughter told police Brown then went outside, smashed his girlfriend’s car’s windows and tossed the slow cooker.

Brown was charged with two counts of child abuse and criminal damage to property. He was ordered held on $25,000 bail.

It was not known if he had an attorney.


Information from: Albuquerque Journal,

Sign up for Daily Newsletters

Manage Newsletters

Copyright © 2021 The Washington Times, LLC.

Please read our comment policy before commenting.


Click to Read More and View Comments

Click to Hide