x
Breaking News
More () »

Arizona woman arrested after allegedly throwing boiling water on father

Justina Boloyan was charged with vulnerable adult abuse after she allegedly dumped boiling water on her father while taking care of him.

PHOENIX — A woman is in custody after allegedly throwing boiling hot water on her father, officials said. 

Justina Nicole Boloyan, 45, was arrested after she reportedly admitted to throwing the water on her father, David Boloyan, while she took care of him at a home in Phoenix, court documents say.

Documents also revealed that her father has dementia and Justina recently moved from California to Arizona to care for her father with her sister.

Details on why Boloyan allegedly threw the water were not immediately released. Court documents stated she wasn't under the influence of drugs or alcohol during the incident.

Boloyan has since been charged with vulnerable adult abuse.

>> Live, local, breaking. Download the 12News app

More ways to get 12News

On your phone: Download the 12News app for the latest local breaking news straight to your phone.  

On your streaming device: Download 12News+ to your streaming device  

The free 12News+ app from 12News lets users stream live events — including daily newscasts like "Today in AZ" and "12 News" and our daily lifestyle program, "Arizona Midday"—on Roku and Amazon Fire TV.  

12News+ showcases live video throughout the day for breaking news, local news, weather and even an occasional moment of Zen showcasing breathtaking sights from across Arizona. 

On social media: Find us on FacebookTwitterInstagram and YouTube. 

12News on YouTube

Catch up on the latest news and stories on the 12News YouTube channel. Subscribe today.

   

Paid Advertisement

Before You Leave, Check This Out