SEGAMAT, Malaysia - The daily also reported that a husband punched his wife in the face after their seven-year-old son threw up in their car.
The 34-year-old man was angry with the foul smell and blamed it on his wife for "failing" to take good care of the boy.
The 33-year-old wife rebuked him and they quarrelled inside the car during the Tuesday afternoon incident in Labis, Segamat.
He then started punching her in the face, causing her to bleed from the corner of her right eye.
When they reached home, the man dragged her by her arm.
His mother, who was in the car the whole time, finally shouted at him to stop.
The woman was later rushed to the hospital where she received three stitches on her face.
Her husband has been arrested by police.