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A Saint Pete man is now looking at some serious charges after he allegedly attacked someone with a very unlikely weapon.. Pinellas County Sheriff’s office says the 50 year old Saint Pete Man got in to a serious argument. As the argument got heated, and his chili the St Pete Man poked the victim in the face, before removing the chili from the microwave and throwing it.

Authorities say the man has a previous battery conviction on his record. This  time the St Pete Man was arrested Saturday after throwing the chili on a felony battery charge. Source [NewsChannel8]

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