[ 2012-07-19 ]
Angry man bites off wife's tongue
A 46 year old man in Sunyani is in trouble for
biting off his wife’s tongue.
Yaw Boakye allegedly picked a quarrel with his
wife 40 year old wife Dora because she received a
phone call from a man he doesn’t know about at
District police crime officer ASP Kingsley Wiredu
said the suspect will be put before court.
Narrating how the incident occurred, ASP Wiredu
said the suspect insulted the wife as having a bad
breathe, a comment the victim denied.
In trying to prove to the husband that his
accusations were untrue she opened her mouth,
pulling out her tongue but the husband went closer
to her and bit the tongue.
The victim bled profusely and was quickly rushed
to the Sunyani Regional Hospital.
Medical director at the hospital Dr. Jacob
Abebrese told Joy News, they have stitched the
The victim has since been discharged.
Source - Joy News
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