Sumter County sheriff's deputies were called to a home in the Village of De La Vista, Florida shortly after 10PM last Tuesday by a man who says he was kicked in the groin.

The man says he was smoking a cigarette by the pool when 52-year-old Lisa D. Mellea-Rego attacked him. He explains that they had just came from a Christmas party and an alcohol-fueled argument broke out when they got home.

When he tried to calm the woman down, she kicked him in the groin and pushed him in the face. Mellea-Rego claimed it was an act of self defense because she felt scared. She was charged with battery.

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