A disagreement between a longtime married couple at their Hudson, Florida, home escalated Thursday night.
According to a police report from the into Pasco County Sheriff’s Office, deputies responding to a domestic disturbance call made contact with the victim who said her husband of 37 years had attacked her.
The woman stated that during an altercation, the defendant, Salvatore Desola, threw a dog bone and struck her in the shoulder.
It is unclear if the victim received medical attention.
Desola was arrested for battery on a person 65 years or older.
The 71-year-old retiree is behind bars on $2,000 bond.
The police report does not specify if the dog bone was recovered.