PINELLAS COUNTY, Fla. – A victim suffered swelling on her face after reportedly getting attacked by her girlfriend in their Dunedin apartment.
Authorities say 23-year-old Alexis Talley, with a tattoo stating “everything happens for a reason,” was arrested after police responded to the scene involving a fight in progress.
Neighbors reportedly contacted 911 when they heard the domestic disturbance taking place.
The victim reported that Talley heard her talking in her sleep about an ex. The sleeptalking led to an argument initiated by the suspect.
Talley allegedly punched the victim in the face, according to reports.
Deputies say the victim’s face appeared to be swollen on the right side.
Talley was arrested and denied physically abusing her girlfriend. However, the suspect did admit to getting into an argument after hearing her girlfriend talk in her sleep about an ex.
Talley’s bond was set to $2,500, and deputies booked her into the Pinellas County Jail for a felony domestic battery offense. (The Free Press)