A jealous boyfriend who battered his girlfriend with a pair of nunchucks before burning her face with a flame-thrower while high on drugs has been jailed.
Ashley Surfleet, 20, subjected his partner Josina Clarke, 24, to the terrifying ordeal after accusing her cheating on him with a man she met on Facebook.
A court heard how Surfleet had taken the illegal drug M-Cat before the attack which left Miss Clarke with a broken arm, two black eyes, swelling to her nose, cuts to her head, bruising and scratches to arms and legs and a blister on her cheek.
Surfleet was sentenced to three-and-a-half years in a young offenders’ institution after pleading guilty to grievous bodily harm with intent and common assault last week.
A court heard how Surfleet launched the attack at his mother’s home in Market Rasen, Lincs., punching Miss Clarke in the face and hitting her in the head with the deadly Kung-Fu weapon.
Miss Clarke managed to escape out of a window and hid in bushes outside on September 22 last year.
But Surfleet, of Osgodby, Lincs., found her cowering in the garden and dragged her back to the house by her hair where he…