Man accused of biting part of victim’s ear off at downtown Houston business, police say

Man accused of biting victim's ear off (Houston Police Department)

HOUSTON – Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department need the public’s help finding a man who partially bit someone’s ear off during an assault at a downtown Houston business.

On Sunday, Aug. 14, officers responded to reports of an assault in the 400 block of Main Street.

During the assault, police said the suspect approached the victim from behind and hit them in the face. After that, the suspect tackled the victim and bit a portion of the victim’s ear off and then fled the location in an unknown direction.

The victim was transported to the hospital.

Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect(s) in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitted online at or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app. Only tips and calls directly to Crime Stoppers are anonymous and eligible for a cash reward.

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