Spearman appears in court

A 42 year old man was produced at the Nausori Magistrates Court this morning for allegedly spearing an 11 year old student on Saturday.

The alleged incident took place at around 1230hrs, at Nukui?Village, Rewa. It is alleged the 42 year old fisherman used a boat oar to spear the victim after he and his friends were teasing him by swimming towards a fibre glass boat which he was cleaning at the time of the incident.

The victim was rushed to the CWM Hospital where he underwent surgery and is still admitted in a satisfactory condition.

POLCIE MEDIA CELL