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Woman attacks fiance for proposing with engagement ring returned to him by former girlfriend

By Mason White 1:00 PM January 15, 2016
Inga Daftartiene 

By: Feng Qian
A woman assaulted her fiance after learning that she was wearing the engagement ring that once belonged to his former girlfriend.

Police in Florida, were called after 43-year-old Inga Daftartiene, attacked her long-time partner Bengt Nyquist, during a fight over the engagement ring.

The Indian River County Sheriff’s Office said that the man was in bed while the woman was drinking wine downstairs and she was looking through some old photos that belonged to her fiance.

The suspect noticed a picture of Nyquist with a former girlfriend. She claimed that she recognized the ring and it was the same ring she received when he proposed to her.

Daftartiene ran to the bedroom, grabbed a metal pipe and threw it at her fiance. He suffered minor injures. Nyquist denied that it was the same ring.

Daftartiene, who was drunk at the time, was arrested on charges of misdemeanor battery. Bail was set at $500.