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Bubble gum, plastic bat, Febreeze leads to Lufkin man's arrest

Victor Wortham mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail. Victor Wortham mug shot courtesy of Angelina County Jail.
LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) -

LUFKIN, Texas (KTRE) – Lufkin Police arrested a man Wednesday after his wife said he attacked her for popping a bubble gum bubble.

Victor Ray Wortham, 36, is charged with assault-family violence.

According to the police report, Wortham's wife told police she popped a bubble gum bubble, which upset Wortham. She said Wortham hit her in the mouth with his fist, struck her several times with a plastic bat and sprayed her with Febreeze.

Wortham reported the attack a day after she said it happened, out of fear of her husband.

Police obtained a warrant for his arrest on Wednesday and booked him in the Angelina County Jail.

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