Call for witnesses to Paradise Lakes fight

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Police want people to come forward with video footage of a fight on the water.

Two men and a woman were injured in the incident in the area of Paradise Lakes last night, shortly after 8pm.

Police said several videos are circulating on social media in relation to the altercation.

A spokeswoman said: “There were numerous individuals on several marine vessels in the area at the time.

“Police are interested in speaking to those individuals who were in the immediate vicinity of the altercation and also anyone who may have video footage of the incident.”

The victims, two men aged 25 and 29, and a 24-year-old woman, received treatment at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital but have since been released. Two vessels were seized by police.

Anyone with information should call the Criminal Investigation Department on 247-1044 or Crime Stoppers on 800-8477.

Meanwhile, a 64-year-old pillion passenger seriously injured in a crash with another motorcycle last Wednesday was listed as stable in the Intensive Care Unit today.

The male victim, a visitor to the island, suffered severe head injuries in the incident on St David’s Road, near Stokes Point, St George’s, at about 5.30pm.

The rider of the other bike, a 16-year-old boy, and the woman passenger on the rental bike were also taken to hospital with less serious injuries.

Witnesses should call Pc Stephen Allen on 295-0011.

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Published Aug 6, 2018 at 1:56 pm (Updated Aug 6, 2018 at 1:56 pm)

Call for witnesses to Paradise Lakes fight

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