Belfast Telegraph

Three arrests after man has ear bitten off during attack

Three people have been arrested after a man had his ear bitten off during an attack.

The 20-year-old was taken to hospital with facial injuries after he was set upon in the Waterworks area of the Antrim Road in Belfast shortly before 10am on Wednesday morning.

His ear was also bitten off during the assault.

Two men - aged 23 and 24 - and a 26-year-old woman have been arrested.

Police have said investigations are ongoing.

Earlier the PSNI said the were treating the attack as a hate crime, but have since said they do not believe that is the case.

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