A man was arrested on a charge of assault after biting off the cheek of a man who called his girlfriend fit as f***, according to police in the United Kingdom.
Cheltenham police said that they have arrested 29-year-old Christopher Wilkinson and 32-year-old Michelle Byrne, after being accused of beating up 27-year-old Aaron Wanklyn.
They were both charged with causing grievous bodily harm.
According to the police investigation, Wanklyn was walking along Regent Street, where he saw Byrne walk by him. Wanklyn couldn't contain himself and said loudly that Byrne “is fit as f***.”
Wilkinson became very angry at the comment and started assaulting Wanklyn. The both fell to the ground, where they continued to punch each other.
At some point, Wilkinson bit into Wanklyn’s face and tore off part of his cheek. Byrne then used her high heels to stomp on Wanklyn’s head, causing additional injuries.
Wanklyn was rushed to a hospital, where he needed 30 stitches to his face and 30 stitches in his mouth. He also had reconstructive surgery.