YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WKBN) — A Glenwood Avenue man accused of burning a family member in September after throwing boiling pots of corn and collard greens at her was arrested Wednesday on a warrant.
John Reid, 33, was arrested by members of the U.S. Marshals Northern Ohio Violent Fugitive Task Force on a warrant for a felonious assault charge and was booked into the Mahoning County Jail. He is expected to be arraigned Friday in municipal court.
Reports said police were called about 4:05 p.m. Sept. 5 to a home in the 1700 block of Glenwood Ave., where the victim told police that she argued with Reid over food.
During the argument, Reid threw a boiling pot of collard greens at the woman and also a boiling pot of corn. Reports said she had burns on her legs.
Reid was not at the house when police arrived.