CHARLOTTE, NC –*Police have arrested 33-year-old Regina Terry after they say she threw a pan of hot grease on her neighbors this past Sunday, burning two adults and four children.
Neighbors say that Terry has had an ongoing dispute with her neighbors, the McLean family. The altercations never turned physical, and usually consisted of them yelling at each other. But this past Sunday, Terry skipped past simple assault and went straight to*assault with a deadly weapon and malicious maiming.
After Terry and the McLeans got into another argument, the*McLean*family–two adult sisters and their children, ages 10, 8, 6, and 22 months–were on the phone with police when Terry threw hot grease from a pan inside the McLean’s apartment.
Everyone in the McLean family was burned in some fashion. Four of the victims were taken to Chapel Hill burn center. One of the adults and her 22-month-old son suffered injuries so bad that they had to be airlifted. Two others were treated at a local hospital while another refused treatment.
One of their neighbor described the children’s reactions. “Crying, horrified screaming, skin burning…peeling,” she said. “It’s just horrifying.”
Terry was arrested the next day on multiple charges of assault with a deadly weapon and malicious maiming.*Had this not happened in North Carolina, I would have read the headline and automatically assumed Jaded finally snapped.…
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