Two arrested for attempted assault with a sharp-edged weapon in Maafushi

Security services maintain security in the streets of Male' City on May 13, 2021. (Sun Photo/Mohamed Muzain Nazim)

Police have arrested two young men on suspicion of attempt to attack a person with a sharp-edged weapon in K. Maafushi. 

The case was reported to police on Friday night. 

Police identified the suspects in the case as a 20-year-old male and a 21-year-old male. 

They were arrested upon return to Male’ City. 

When presented before the Criminal Court for their remand hearing, both suspects were remanded in custody of police for 15 days. 

The case is under investigation by police.