Florida man arrested for slapping girlfriend with a cheeseburger

(Source: Martin County Sheriff's Office)

MARTIN COUNTY, Fla. (KWCH) A Florida man was arrested for battery after slapping his girlfriend in the face with a cheeseburger.

According to the Martin County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page, 30-year-old Kyle Jamison Jones “wanted it his way.” When he didn’t get it, deputies say things between him and his girlfriend escalated.

Deputies say Jones’ live-in girlfriend called police and said Jones woke her up abruptly by slapping her in the face with a cheeseburger. She told police Jones then pulled her hair and kicked her down the stairs.

When deputies arrived, the victim was visibly upset and covered with particles of the food item.

Jones reportedly admitted only to a verbal dispute, despite the food particles visible on the victim. He was charged with battery and taken to the Martin County Jail.