Friday, 13. December 2013
28. 04. 12. - 10:00
A jilted dentist who pulled out all her boyfriend's teeth after he dumped her for another woman is facing three years in jail in Wroclaw, Poland.
Anna Mackowiak, 34, was astonished when just days after breaking up with her, Marek Olszewski, 45, turned up at her surgery complaining of tooth ache.
"I tried to be professional and detach myself from my emotions.
"But when I saw him lying there I just thought, 'What a bastard' and decided to take all his teeth out," she admitted.
After putting him to sleep with a heavy dose of anesthetic, the spurned dentist locked the door and then began plucking his teeth out one by one.
She then wrapped his head and jaw in bandage to prevent him opening his mouth and told him there had been complications and he would need to see a specialist.
Toothless cabbie Marek said: "I knew something was wrong because when I woke up I couldn’t feel any teeth and my jaw was strapped up with bandages.
"She told me my mouth was numb and I wouldn’t be able to feel anything for a while and that the bandage was there to protect the gums, but that I would need to see a specialist.
"I didn’t have any reason to doubt her, I mean I thought she was a professional.
"But when I got home I looked in the mirror and couldn’t f***ing believe it.
"The b**ch had emptied my mouth.
"The new girlfriend has now left me saying she can’t be with a man without teeth.
"And I’m going to have to pay a fortune on getting indents or something," he said.
Prosecutors say the dentist is being investigated for medical malpractice and abusing the trust of a patient.
(will be approved by an editor before going online)
Largest luxury chalet in Kitzbühel goes on sale
A thirteen bed luxury chalet in the most expensive ski resort in Austria has been put up for sale for 35 million Euros by agency Savills Alpine Homes.
Care homes criticised for excessive use of drugs to pacify people
Austrian pensioner homes and care homes have been increasingly using medication in order to pacify people under their care according to health experts and public service lawyers.
Coalition policies for next five years announced
Austria has secured a new government after the two largest parties sealed a coalition deal following seventy-five days of divisive discussions over issues such as tax and privatisation.
Secession museum defends ownership of Klimt frieze
A 100 year old Gustav Klimt frieze on display at the Wiener Secession is at the centre of a legal dispute between the museum and heirs of the painting's former owner.
Vienna Philharmonic to commemorate 100th anniversary of WW1
The Vienna Philharmonic has confirmed that their popular New Year's Day concert will focus on the theme of the First World War, commemorating the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the war in 2014.
New Site For Camper Vans In Vienna
Tourists visiting Vienna by camper van have a new place to hitch up for the night as a new site for motorhomes opens in the city.
Students protest against new exam system
The streets of Vienna were blocked by thousands of high-school students demonstrating against the introduction of changes to the Matura – the Austrian school leaving certificate.
ORF wins right to broadcast UEFA League from 2015
National broadcaster ORF has confirmed that they have won the right to broadcast UEFA Champions League games in the 2015/16 to 2017/18 season.
Medieval troublemakers to be featured at Early Music festival
Music from composers from the Baroque and Middle Ages will be performed as part of an Early Music festival taking place in Vienna between 18 – 26 January next year.
New international bar opens in Vienna
A bar in the ninth district is breathing new life into an once popular but now forgotten Vienna location.
The most popular stories –
last 7 days
|Media Insider: Does Somebody Actually get Paid to Write UNIS Releases?|
|Ex Wife Loses battle to Claw Back Fortune|
|Austrian woman caught drug smuggling in Indonesia|
|American wins right to sue Austrian OBB train company in the US|
|Robbie Williams to perform up a mountain|
Why suffer in silence. Let off steam by letting our readers share your troubles. File your complaints about anything and everything here.
Our ombudsman David Rogers will try and help solve some of the problems from lazy civil servants through to incompetent companies – and at the very least the worst transgressors will end up in our weekly special report.