WHITEHALL, Mich. (AP) — A 61-year-old western Michigan man has been injured after his girlfriend slugged and poked him with a mounted sailfish during an argument.
WOOD-TV reports (http://bit.ly/1PeiiY7 ) that the man was sketching the fish early Sunday morning in his Whitehall home, northwest of Grand Rapids.
Police say his 58-year-old girlfriend became angry and moved the fish
which fell and broke. She blamed the man for the damage and hit him on
the head with the fish. His hand also was cut by the sailfish's
The couple had been drinking and no arrests were made. Police say Muskegon County prosecutors will review the case.
Not the actual mounted sailfish; live sailfish substitution.