Woman accused of telling boyfriend 'I am gonna skin you like a fish'

A woman was jailed in Duval County, Florida, after she was accused of threatening to kill her boyfriend.

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Heather Reid, 28, was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon without intent to kill after the Oct. 29 incident in a Jacksonville apartment.

According to the Jacksonville Sheriff's Office, Reid and her boyfriend returned to a residence after a night of drinking and began arguing. Reid forced a door open during the argument and damaged it, the report said, and she displayed a razor knife, the report said.

The victim's brother told JSO that Reid told her boyfriend that she was "gonna skin him like a fish." The victim said he was scared for his life, the report said.

Reid told JSO that the victim had pushed her earlier onto a bed and that she had the knife in self-defense.

The JSO report says that Reid told them she is four weeks pregnant, but the victim said that wasn't true.

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