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2019.07.02 09:30

Drunk military volunteer detained after a brawl at the Lithuanian Labour Party rally

BNS 2019.07.02 09:30

During a rally of the Lithuanian Labour Party in Telšiai, western Lithuania, a drunk Lithuanian Volunteer Defence Force member injured a person during a brawl, the police said on Monday.

An injured man came to the hospital at 5:45 in the morning with a fractured jaw. The military volunteer has been detained, police started a pre-trial investigation. 

Labour Party headquarter’s director, Viktoras Fiodorovas, told BNS that the two men involved in the brawl do not belong to the party.

“They came together with a [local] chapter delegation,” said Fiodorovas.