Otaki party ends in 80-person brawl

KAY BLUNDELL
KAPITI REPORTER
Last updated 11:00 09/07/2012

Relevant offers

Kapiti

Woman in court after man stabbed while walking dog Kapiti Coast reduced to bore water Fundraiser brings Kiwi DJ Jacob Webster home after Bali crash Avian botulism may have killed birds 50 dead birds collected along Kapiti waterways Richard the sheep thinks he's a dog Dolphins seen near Waikanae Beach Risk of severe thunder and flooding The Patea Maori Club is back Giant kites to fly in Otaki for festival

An 80-person brawl after an Otaki 21st resulted in a 20-year-old man heading to hospital after being bottled.

The party was at Otaki Race Course and when it finished about 80 partygoers started fighting and one man was attacked with a broken beer bottle.

Police arrived at about 2am on Sunday to find two groups of people fighting and called an ambulance for the injured man.

He was taken to Wellington Hospital and transferred to Hutt Hospital for treatment.

Police are investigating the incident. No arrests have been made so far.

Contact Kay Blundell
Kapiti reporter
Email: kay.blundell@dompost.co.nz

 

Ad Feedback

- The Dominion Post

Special offers
Opinion poll

How many coffees do you have a day?

5 or even more

3-4

2

1

Anything from 1-5.

Don't touch the stuff.

Vote Result

Related story: Coffee as we know it at risk of dying

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content