Harlingen woman behind bars after beating boyfriend

Ruby Lynn Macias // Harlingen PD

A woman is in custody after she allegedly beat up her boyfriend.

The incident happened Sunday on the 700 block of Sonesta Drive in Harlingen.

The Harlingen Police Department told Action 4 News that Ruby Lynn Macias punched and scratched the victim multiple times.

As officers arrived to the scene, Macias boyfriend had injuries to his upper body area.

Police arrested the Harlingen resident on assault on family violence.

Authorities transported the 25-year-old to the Harlingen Jail.

A PR bond was set at $1,000.