Man cleared of biting off half a man's ear

.

.

First published in News

A butcher accused of biting off half a man’s ear in a nightclub has been cleared of all charges by a jury.

Gary Maguire, 38, of Clifford Road, Blackpool, was found not guilty at Oxford Crown Court of one count of wounding with intent and a lesser offence of unlawful wounding.

He was alleged to have attacked Ryan Knight in Banbury’s Sound Exchange nightclub on March 3 last year.

But he told the jury it would have been impossible for him to bite into Mr Knight’s ear because he wears dentures.

Related links

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree