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Man appears in court for attacking friend with cane knife

A 30-year-old man has been charged with one count of ‘Act with intent to cause Grievous Bodily Harm’ appeared in the Labasa Magistrates Court for a special hearing today. Police Spokesperson, Inspector Josaia Weicavu said the man has been further remanded in police custody and will reappear in court on Wednesday. Inspector Weicavu said the man allegedly […]

Peni Shute

March 28, 2016 1:20 pm

A 30-year-old man has been charged with one count of ‘Act with intent to cause Grievous Bodily Harm’ appeared in the Labasa Magistrates Court for a special hearing today.

Police Spokesperson, Inspector Josaia Weicavu said the man has been further remanded in police custody and will reappear in court on Wednesday.

Inspector Weicavu said the man allegedly struck his 38-year-old friend with a cane knife during a drinking party at a settlement in Seaqaqa, Labasa on Saturday morning.

The victim has been discharged from the Labasa hospital after receiving several injuries to his jaw.

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