Shiree Franklin was arraigned in court Monday on one count of assault.
Police responded to reports of a woman pouring hot grease on her sleeping boyfriend on the 7000 block of Northeast 27th Avenue.
Shiree Franklin, 29, is accused of pouring hot grease on her sleeping boyfriend.
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -
A woman accused of pouring hot grease on her sleeping boyfriend was arraigned in court Monday.
Police were called to an apartment complex on the 7000 block of Northeast 27th Avenue at 2:45 a.m. Friday.
Officers and medical personnel arrived and located the victim, a 54-year-old man, suffering from significant burns to his face, chest and hands.
He was taken to Legacy Oregon Burn Center with serious injuries. He was listed in fair condition at the hospital Monday.
Shiree Franklin, 29, was taken into custody at the scene. She was later interviewed by detectives with the Family Services Division. Police said they were unable to learn what led Franklin to allegedly pour hot grease on the man.
She was then booked in the Multnomah County Jail. She was arraigned Monday on one count of first-degree assault-domestic violence.
She is due back in court July 15.
The suspect's family members did not want to make a comment about the caseoutside the courtroom Monday.
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