Rockland woman arrested after allegedly throwing boiling water on male partner

Posted July 09, 2012, at 11:04 a.m.

ROCKLAND, Maine — A 26-year-old Rockland woman was released on $5,000 cash bail last week after police said she threw boiling water on her male partner.

Jenna Walsh was arrested at 9 p.m. Sunday, July 1, by Rockland police and charged with aggravated domestic violence assault.

Rockland Police Chief Bruce Boucher said that, according to the police report, the two had been arguing about an ex-boyfriend when she threw the boiling water on the victim. The man suffered third-degree burns and was taken to the special care unit at Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport.

The bail commissioner set bail at $5,000 cash. Walsh since has been released from the county jail. Bail conditions include that Walsh not use alcohol and report weekly to the Rockland Police Department.