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Teen throws hot dog on pregnant woman at gas station after challenging her to fight

By Mason White 2:23 PM October 29, 2015
Justice Amber Gough 

By: Tanya Malhotra
A woman was arrested on a charge of assault after allegedly throwing a hot dog at a pregnant woman who was pumping gas into her car, police in Florida said.

Marion County police said that they have arrested 18-year-old Justice Amber Gough, after being accused of challenging the pregnant woman to a fight before punching and scratching her.

Gough was charged with one count of assault. She was booked into the Marion County Jail and released after posting $5,000 bail.

According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded at the Kangaroo Express service station, which is located on East County Road 25 in Belleview.

The 18-year-old victim, was purchasing gas along with family members around 11:30 a.m. on Sunday, when Gough stopped at the pumps.

Gough asked the woman is she wants to fight. When the victim said “no,” Gough threw a hot dog at her face. Gough then punched and scratched her face.

The victim suffered minor injuries, and she and her unborn baby are said to be in good condition.