Cory Shinkman (Pinellas County Sheriff's Office)

Police: Man beat relative over how she cooked eggs

A St. Petersburg, Florida, man faces charges after beating a woman because he didn't like how she cooked eggs, according to The Smoking Gun.

Cory Lee Shinkman, 23, allegedly followed the woman out the back door, pushed her against a dresser and scratched her.

When questioned, he initially said he was hit first, but witnesses disagreed.

Shinkman was released from the Pinellas County jail after posting $1,500 bond. The Smoking Gun reports that he has been charged with battery before.

Read The Smoking Gun's full story.