Woman accused of biting man at NY basketball game

December 14, 2008 12:51:12 PM PST
A woman has been charged with biting a security officer who was trying to break up a crowd at a Long Island high school basketball game. Nassau County police say the 20-year-old Roslyn Heights resident bit the man on his arm and leg at the Roslyn High School game on Thursday night. They say another person punched the man in the head.

The man's beating caused bruising and swelling. But the man refused medical attention at the scene.

The woman accused of biting him was arrested and arraigned Saturday. She's charged with assault. The person who punched him in the head is being sought.