Woman tells of ear bite by harassing ex
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.