Wo­man tells of ear bite by ha­rass­ing ex

7 Days in Dubai - - NEWS - Writes Ali Al Shouk.

A man has been ac­cused of bit­ing his ex-fi­ance’s ear then rob­bing her af­ter a se­ries of stalking in­ci­dents, Dubai Court of First In­stance was told that the 34-year old as­sis­tant chef from Sri Lanka wanted re­venge on his ex-girl­friend, also from Sri Lanka, af­ter break­ing up. The 36-year old wo­man said the in­ci­dent hap­pened af­ter a se­ries of prob­lems be­tween the pair. She said: “We had many prob­lems and I broke up with him. He kept ha­rass­ing me on the street and tak­ing my bag but he re­turned it back so I didn’t com­plain [to po­lice].” Pros­e­cu­tors said that on April 28, the wo­man was walk­ing in the Satwa area when the de­fen­dant at­tacked her from be­hind, punched her in the face and grabbed her bag. She said: “I chased him but he bit my left ear and cut it, then es­caped.” She said the bag con­tained a mo­bile phone and Dhs610, she was taken to Rashid Hospi­tal while po­lice tracked down the man. A med­i­cal re­port showed she suf­fered dis­abil­ity as a re­sult of the at­tack. Her ex de­nied theft and as­sault and the trial was ad­journed un­til later this month.

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