CHICAGO (CBS) — A 59-year-old woman has been charged with biting off a man’s ear during a domestic dispute on Sunday in west suburban Aurora.

Kane County prosecutors said Nelida Mendoza and the victim were watching TV on Sunday night, when they got into a disagreement.

Mendoza allegedly bit off the man’s ear during the fight. The man went to the hospital, and notified Aurora police.

nelida mendoza Woman Charged With Biting Off Mans Ear

Nelida Mendoza, 59, is charged with aggravated domestic battery. (Credit: Kane County State’s Attorney)

Prosecutors charged Mendoza with one count of aggravated domestic battery. A Kane County judge set her bail at $70,000 on Monday. The judge also issued a restraining order, prohibiting her from having contact with the victim, according to online court records.

Mendoza was due to return to court on Nov. 28.