22nd May 08:22 PM
Woman in hospital after being allegedly attacked by husband with a spear
By Nirupa Siwan
Wednesday 12/07/2017

A woman is admitted at the Labasa Hospital after she was allegedly attacked by her 48-year-old husband with a spear.

Police spokesperson Ana Naisoro says that the alleged incident happened in Waikisi, Labasa when the police officers were attending to a case of breach of Domestic Restraining Order.

It is alleged that the suspect locked his wife and threatened her with a spear.

Naisoro says the woman managed to free herself and when the officers were assisting her, the husband threw a spear at her.

She says when the officers were trying to arrest the man he resisted and threatened the officers and threw the spear which pierced the police vehicle tyre.

The suspect is also admitted at the Labasa Hospital as investigations continue.

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