PASCO COUNTY, FL (WFLX) - A Pasco County man spent New Year's Day behind bars after sheriff deputies say he assaulted his girlfriend with a banana.
The victim told deputies 36-year-old Joseph Smolinsky threw a banana at her during an argument.
Smolinsky denied the accusation and said the girlfriend threw a banana at him.
Smolinsky is now facing charges of domestic battery and resisting arrest.
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