Rape victim bites off attacker’s tongue, keeps it as DNA evidence

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A sexual assault victim bit off part of her attacker’s tongue, kept it and used it as evidence to convict him.

Adele Barber appeared on the British TV news program “This Morning” and shared the story.

Barber was sexually assaulted last January as she walked along an alleyway in her home town. Her attacker pounced on her. When he put his tongue in her mouth, she said she bit down as hard as she could.

She said she then ran off with part of his tongue still in her mouth. She saved it so she could use it as DNA evidence, proving the encounter was not consensual.

A suspect, Ferdinand Manila, 28, was in custody a few months later. He was recently found guilty of three counts of sexual assault and given an indefinite hospital order.

Read more, watch video: This Morning