FORT MILL, SC — A Fort Mill man was charged with criminal domestic violence Wednesday after deputies say he assaulted his girlfriend with a pizza, splattering pizza sauce on her face, arms and clothes.
Deputies were called to 1034 JW Wilson Road, where they met with a 40-year-old woman who told police her boyfriend, Jimmy Ray Poage, threw pizza at her, according to a York County Sheriffs report. Poage then grabbed her around her neck and slammed her against the kitchen counter.
When deputies arrived at the home, the womans arms, face and clothing were still covered in pizza sauce, the report states. There were also red marks on her neck and a cut on her back.
Poage initially denied throwing the pizza or hitting his girlfriend, but then recanted, deputies said, and told authorities he did throw the pizza only after she threw it at him, the report states.
He told police he changed clothes after the incident, the report states.