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Man Seriously Injured after Assault in Reykjavík

An assault victim was found covered in blood at Grandagarður in Reykjavík on Saturday evening. According to a physician at the Landspítali national hospital’s ICU, the man’s injuries were serious and his condition remains severe.


Archive photo by Páll Stefánsson.

The suspected assailant was arrested near the location where the victim was found. Both men were heavily intoxicated, police told Morgunblaðið. The assault is under investigation.

In other news, a man was thrown off a balcony of a fourth-floor apartment in a complex in Kópavogur, the capital region, around 10 am on Sunday. The man fell one floor down and landed on the balcony of the apartment below.

The police was called to the scene and arrested a man suspected of having pushed the victim. He was taken to prison and the victim to the ER.


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