Matatoki stabbing update II
Title: Police make second arrest in Eastern Waikato
Matatoki stabbing update II
Waikato Police investigating an attack on a man at his home
west of Thames have recovered a weapon believed used in
Monday night's attack.
Thames Sub-Area Manager, Senior
Sergeant Graham Shields, said investigators had also
identified and located a second offender linked to the
"This 21-year-old man is the brother
of a 16-year-old youth arrested shortly after the attack
which happened at a Matatoki address about 5pm.
Samurai sword believed used in the attack has also been
recovered while the 23-year-old victim who suffered a broken
jaw and facial lacerations has been discharged from Waikato
Hospital and is recuperating from his injuries at his home."
Mr Shields said the second offender will be appearing in
the Hamilton District Court tomorrow on causing injury
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