Police: Hackensack woman dumps boiling water on man during dispute

Evelyn Sampson, 62, was charged with aggravated assault for the Wednesday morning incident.

Matt Trapani

May 16, 2024, 12:25 AM

Updated 12 days ago

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A Hackensack woman is facing charges after police say she dumped boiling water on a man during an argument.
Evelyn Sampson, 62, was charged with aggravated assault for the Wednesday morning incident.
Police say they were called to Leigh Street for the assault. They say a 69-year-old man told officers that Sampson dumped the boiling water on him amid a dispute they were having.
The man was taken to the hospital to be treated for minor injuries.
Sampson was being held at the Bergen County Jail ahead of a court appearance.


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