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Charges: Southern Minnesota woman burned man with cooking grease

WASECA, Minn. — A southern Minnesota woman is facing a felony assault charge after she allegedly threw hot grease at a man, the Mankato Free Press reported.

Yolanda Florence Fox, 47, of Waseca admitted she hit a man she knows with grease from a frying pan during an argument at her apartment on South State Street Friday night, according to a court complaint.

The man had peeling burns on his neck and the back of his head and blistering burns on both hands. He was taken to the Waseca hospital.

Fox was charged Monday in Waseca County District Court with felony and misdemeanor counts of assault.