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Woman injures boyfriend with plastic makeup case, police say

By Len Righi, WFMZ.com Reporter
Published On: Jun 17 2013 05:48:56 PM CDT
BETHLEHEM, Pa. -

A woman injured her boyfriend by flinging a plastic makeup kit at him during an argument and hitting him in the face, officials said.

Lorri Anne Sweeney threw the makeup kit when her boyfriend started smacking and shoving her after he returned drunk to their apartment in the 1500 block of Irene Street in Bethlehem at 1 a.m. Saturday and they began quarreling about their relationship, officials said.

Sweeney's boyfriend was found by police with a one-inch cut above his right eye and blood running down the side of his face, officials said.

Sweeney, 30, was arraigned on charges of assault and harassment. Bail was set at $2,000.

A preliminary hearing is set for 9:30 a.m. June 26.