NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. -- According to an incident report, a man was stabbed with a ceramic squirrel early Christmas morning by his wife for not bringing home beer.
WCSC reports Helen Ann Williams, 44, was arrested Wednesday and charged with criminal domestic violence of a high and aggravated nature.
An incident report says officers arrived to find a man with a large amount of blood on his shirt due to a "large deep" laceration from his left shoulder to left chest area. He also was said to have cuts on his face.
The victim told police he went to the store to get beer, but returned home because the store was closed.
According to the report, Williams was mad because her husband did not bring home beer. She then hit him over the head with a ceramic squirrel and stabbed him in the chest with it. Police say Williams told them her husband fell and cut himself.
The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment.
Williams is being held at the Charleston County Detention Center.