Main Menu

Attacking people with sharp objects is becoming a norm in the society

Radio & TV Tonga, Nuku’alofa, 07/09/2017

 

Assaults using sharp objects are on the rise in Tonga.

 

Just last week, a 59-year-old from Ma’ufanga was assaulted with a machete.

 

A spokesperson for Police said, the accused was under the influence of alcohol.

 

The accused is a young man of Ma’ufanga and he’s been charged with grievous bodily harm.

 

On a separate incident at Tokomololo, a young man assaulted her girlfriend with a pair of scissors.

 

Police arrested the 25-year-old boyfriend and charged him with grievous bodily harm.

 

© Radio and Television Tonga News