Allentown
55° F
Clear
Clear

Woman tossed glass crucifix at boyfriend who spoke with ex, police say

By Len Righi, WFMZ.com Reporter
Published On: Dec 02 2013 08:02:40 PM CST
EASTON, Pa. -

A woman who was angry about her boyfriend talking on the phone with his ex hit him in he head with a glass crucifix, officials said.

Cynthia C. Smith injured the right side of her boyfriend's forehead after she flung the crucifix at him during an argument in her apartment in the 200 block of Taylor Avenue in Easton around 2:50 a.m. Monday, officials said.

Smith's boyfriend had a cut above his right eyebrow, as well as bruising and swelling, officials noted.

Smith, 47, was arraigned on assault and harassment charges and committed to the Northampton County Prison on $5,000 bail, according to court documents.

A preliminary hearing is set for 10:30 a.m. Dec. 16.