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Two men suffers major injuries after a violent brawl last weekend

(Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 26/07/2016)

Two men are currently recovering at Vaiola Hospital after suffering from major injuries due to violent brawl using sharp object.

Information from Police says a young man from Niutōua used a machete to assault a young man from Lapaha on Sunday evening.

This was caused by a misunderstanding between the young men.

Police added, when the young man from Niutōua attacked the other man from Lapaha, two different boys attacked him.

The incident happened when the men were drinking alcohol on Sunday evening.

The men are in their 30s, however no one has been charged over the incident.

Police investigation is ongoing.

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