Woman punches boyfriend in the face for leaving dog in the rain, police say

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Mugshot of Melissa Morris

MYRTLE POINT, Ore. (WNCN) — Upset that her dog was left in the rain, an Oregon woman punched her boyfriend in the face twice, according to the Coos County Sheriff’s Department says in a release.

Deputies say Melissa Morris, 38, of Myrtle Point, Oregon was arrested on suspicion of domestic assault at 6 p.m. Dec. 31, the department says.

The man, who had a welt and scratch on his eyebrow, told deputies that Morris punched him twice in the face while they talked, the release says.

Morris told deputies that she only punched him because the dog was left in the rain.

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