Women in cell for assault

 The woman aged 29 bashed up her Madang neighbour after she suspected the 34-year-old woman of gossiping about her.

The suspect was picked up outside the Yakapilin second hand market at the Four-Mile area.

Police say the woman will be charged with assault and threatening words.

The initial attack took place on Monday January 18 at the woman’s East Boroko residence.

The victim had to get treatment for a bruised jaw and a dislocated shoulder after the suspect severely based her up.

The suspect is now at the Boroko Police Station.


Man arrested for assault

 The man, 36, from Hagen Central was arrested after he bashed a Wabag man  over money that the victim allegedly owed him.

The suspect according to police reports broke the man’s nose and  fractured his skull in the attack that shocked many on-lookers.

The suspect was picked up by Boroko police this morning after the victim’s family laid an official complaint at the Boroko cells.

Meantime, the man is at the Boroko police cells to be interviewed.