Tuesday, 16 November, 2010
As luck would have it, this blog already has a Tamale category: Wanton Tamale Assault Lands Florida Woman Behind Bars.
The Florida woman was arrested Saturday morning for domestic battery after allegedly assaulting her boyfriend with a plate of tamales. Sanchez, 30, told cops that she tossed the corn-based projectiles at her boyfriend after he called her a “bitch” in front of the couple’s one-year-old son.
According to a police report excerpted here, deputies responded to a 911 call from the Bradenton home shared by the couple. Upon their arrival, officers found the alleged victim, Roberto Olvera, with “tamale sauce all over his pants.
Here's a random tamale to help you visualize the incident.