38-year-old woman bites off thumb of 22-year-old woman at club because she touched her boyfriend


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By: Mahesh Sarin

A woman of the United Kingdom, is being sought by police on charges of assault after allegedly biting off the finger of a much younger woman, police in France said.

Brest Police said that the incident unfolded in a bar on Saturday night.

According to the police investigation, the two women reportedly got into a fight after the boyfriend of the suspect was touched by the victim.

Witnesses said that the 22-year-old victim touched the 38-year-old suspect’s boyfriend before she proceeded to bite off her finger.

The victim was rushed to a hospital while police went to search for the woman’s finger. Despite the search, the victim’s finger was not found.

The woman will undergo a transplant to replace the lost finger. Police are looking to arrest the suspect, but so far, she remains at large.