Arrest made in connection to Hoarafushi assault

An arrest has been made in connection to an assault that took place in Ha. Hoarafushi.

The police said the incident took place on the northern island on Thursday around 2:15 pm when a man was attacked using a sharp object. A 43-year old local linked to the case has been arrested and remanded into custody for 15 days.

The police did not provide further details and said the investigation is ongoing.