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Huntsville Police charge man with assault after biting woman's finger off

Shay Michael Thome
Shay Michael Thome

Shay Michael Thome, 48, is currently being held on a $10,000 bond.

Posted: Jul 6, 2019 9:33 PM
Updated: Jul 8, 2019 7:42 AM

A Huntsville man is behind bars after Huntsville Police said he bit a woman's finger off.

Investigators said Shay Michael Thome, 48, got into a fight with a friend of his wife's when he bit off her finger. Shortly after, he was tackled by some other men.

Thome was charged with first-degree assault and is currently being held in the Madison County Jail on a $10,000 bond. He was booked into jail about 3:11 a.m. Saturday. 

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