Two men arrested over Ħamrun brawl, a further 11 identified

The two men stand accused of injuring two men during a brawl on Thursday 

The brawl happened on Ħamrun's busy main road
The brawl happened on Ħamrun's busy main road

Police have arrested two men over Thursday’s Ħamrun brawl and have identified a further 11 people allegedly involved.

According to police investigations, a 30-year-old Syrian resident in Mosta grievously injured a 37-year-old Syrian, when hitting him with a piece of wood in his head.

He is being arraigned in court on Saturday afternoon in front of Magistrate Noel Bartolo.

A 35-year-old Syrian who lives in Marsa will be arraigned in court on Sunday, accused of slightly injuring a 23-year-old Syrian with a sharp and pointed weapon.

Police said that the other 11 people identified will be brought to court at a later date, accused of breaching public peace and disobeying police orders.