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A Texas man is accused of throwing a cup of hot peppers into his wife’s face after she confronted him about an alleged affair, authorities said.

Lino Diaz Chavez, 29, of Wichita Falls, was charged with assault that causes bodily injury and family violence, according to Wichita County arrest records.

According to police, the woman said her husband threw serrano peppers in her face and eyes after she made the accusation, KJTL reported.

A police officer said he saw the alleged pepper assault on a recording the woman made on her cellphone, the television station reported.

Chavez was arrested Monday night and remains in the Wichita County jail. His bail was set at $2,000, according to jail records.