Man who used tequila bottle to hit rival faces aggravated assaultPosted: Updated:
PHOENIX – A man is facing assault with a deadly weapon after hitting another man with a bottle of tequila.
Police said Jesus Lopez-Valle, 26, was taken into custody over the Halloween weekend after he allegedly swung a tequila bottle at his ex-girlfriend’s new love interest.
The bottle reportedly slashed right through the victim’s jugular vein. He suffered a 4-by-4-inch gash in his neck and had to undergo surgery.
Lopez-Valle faces assault with a deadly weapon. The victim’s medical condition is unknown at this time.