Woman severs cheating boyfriend's penis

Posted at 09/03/2012 10:49 AM | Updated as of 09/03/2012 11:05 AM

LIMA - A woman who discovered her boyfriend had been cheating on her sliced off his penis with a kitchen knife and tossed it down the toilet as he slept, local media reported Sunday.

Julia Munoz Huaman, 41, confessed she emasculated her companion Ramon Arias, 46, in a jealous rage.

The grisly incident at a hostel stunned residents of the Lima neighborhood of Brena where it took place. Security guards nabbed the woman and detained her as Arias wailed in pain.

He rushed to hospital and placed in intensive care, according to the America TV report.