Woman’s ear allegedly cut by Lincoln man

LINCOLN, Neb. -- Police arrested a 23-year-old Lincoln man after he allegedly cut a woman's ear in front of her 11-year-old child.

Officials said at around 4:30 p.m. Saturday they were called to a home in the 6900 block of Whitewater Lane, where they found a 37-year-old woman with a significant injury to her ear. 

Police arrested Buay Koka on suspicion of second-degree domestic assault and child abuse. 

The woman was taken to a Lincoln Hospital for the injury, which was not believed to be life-threatening.