Deaf man attacked by his ex

A DEAF man was punched in the head after his ex-girlfriend attacked him.

The 24-year-old victim from Carnforth parked in Morecambe’s Central Drive car park next to the library at 12.30pm on Friday and police said that by chance his ex-girlfriend saw him.

An altercation occurred and the woman started attacking him whilst he was sitting in his car.

He was punched in the head and received minor injuries, but the attack damaged a £7,000 cochleal (ear) implant.

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