Brownsville woman jailed for using high heel shoe to beat husband

Anna Christina Velez // Brownsville Police Department Photo

A Brownsville woman is facing criminal charges after she allegedly used a high heel shoe to beat her husband in a domestic violence incident.

Brownsville police arrested 17-year-old Anna Christina Velez on an assault family violence charge on Sunday afternoon.

Investigators told Action 4 News that officers were called to the 1000 block of Loma Verde Drive on the city's northside around 3:40 p.m. Sunday.

Officers spoke to Velez's husband who told police that they had gotten in an argument while driving.

Velez allegedly responded by hitting him with her high heel shoe on his shoulder and rib cage.

It's not clear what started the arugment but investigators said no injuries were reported.