Charge follows bar fight
A Wanaka man has been charged with a serious assault after a bar fight in Wanaka.
Senior Sergeant Allan Grindell, of Wanaka, said a 23-year-old man was charged with assault with intent to injure after an incident at 2am on Sunday.
Grindell said a bar fight spilled out into Brownston St and at some point a man was punched to the ground and suffered head injuries.
The accused is expected to appear in the Queenstown District Court on July 28.
The Southland Times