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A night of fighting in Zurich

National News // By Tay Kinnear // May 27, 2019

A mass fight broke out in the middle of Zurich over the weekend. 

Pixabay A night of fighting in Zurich

One 15-year-old was stabbed in the neck. He was taken to hospital.

Zurich City Police say around 40 people were involved on the Sechsel-läuten-platz

There were also other isolated out-breaks of violence elsewhere in the city. Police were forced to use pepper spray.

One woman was assaulted and a man who came to help was also stabbed, this time in the arm. The attackers escaped.

Police say several cars were vandalized and described the night as ‘extraordinary’.

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