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ASHEVILLE, NC (FOX Carolina) - Asheville police say a woman is in jail for biting off another woman's finger during a fight earlier in September 2019.

APD says Loyita Sayers and Regina Whiteside got into a fight on September 11 near Brooklyn Road and Appledorn Circle. During the fight, police say Sayers bit off the upper phalanx of the Whiteside's finger. Police Sayers also took $20 from Whiteside.

Bite marks on victim's arm

Bite marks on victim's arm

After police arrived on scene, Whiteside was taken to Mission Hospital for treatment.

Finger bitten off

A look at the finger bitten off during a fight in Asheville.

Sayers was arrested and charged with common law robbery and assault inflicting serious bodily injury. She was granted $30,000 secured bond on the robbery charge.

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