Man throws his eye at emergency room doctor and nurseBy Mason White 7:03 PM November 2, 2016
By: Tanya Malhotra
A man was arrested on a charge of battery after allegedly removing his glass eye and throwing it at emergency room personnel, according to police in Florida.
Largo police said that they have arrested 54-year-old Edward Dorsey, after being accused of removing his left eye and throwing it at a doctor and nurse.
Dorsey was charged with domestic violence in connection with a confrontation he had with his wife earlier in the day and battery on an emergency medical care provider.
He was booked into jail, and his bail has been set at $30,000.
According to the criminal complaint, Dorsey was arrested on Sunday morning, after beating his wife during an argument at the couple’s home.
Police determined that Dorsey was under the influence of drugs and alcohol, and transported him to the Largo Medical Center for treatment.
Dorsey was warned by the hospital staff and police not to remove his eye. Dorsey ignored those orders,, and said that he can do whatever he wanted.
Dorsey removed the glass eye and threw it at the doctor and nurse.