Ohio man accused of throwing boiling water at wife

A central Ohio man is facing felonious assault charges for allegedly throwing a large pot with boiling water on his wife.

The 43-year-old James D. Collins, of Columbus, was arrested Friday on a felonious assault charge.


in Columbus reports police found his wife crying along a Columbus road last week after he threw the water at her.

The station reports Collins' wife told police her husband threw the large pot at her during an argument. She was hospitalized with second and third degree burns.

Court records do not show an attorney for Collins.

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