A 37-YEAR-OLD Brazilian man was arrested on Monday morning in the neighbourhood of San Antolin for assaulting his wife.
The man is alleged to have assaulted the woman in front of their eldest daughter in the family home. The daughter called 112, alerting officers to the scene.
According to both the woman and the daughter, the man has a history of domestic violence.
On this occasion, the woman received blows to the face and she also had scratches on her face and feet.
She was taken by the police to the emergency department of San Andres Hospital whilst the man was taken to the district commissary of San Andres.