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Man held over 'ear bite' charge

A man has been remanded in custody accused of an attack in which a woman had part of her ear bitten off.

Craig Wright (2) faces a charge of causing grievous bodily harm with intent to the 19-year-old victim.

She was assaulted in the Doagh Road area of Newtownabbey on Sunday. Appearing before Belfast Magistrates Court, Wright, of Green Walk, Rathcoole, Newtownabbey, spoke only to confirm he understood the charge against him. He was remanded in custody for four weeks.

Belfast Telegraph