A man is in serious condition in hospital today as a result of a fight on New Gower Street, opposite Mile One Centre early this morning.
The Royal Newfoundland Constabulary responded to the incident around 3:30 a.m.
Police say three men in their late 20s and 30s were involved in a disturbance and fight. As a result, two of the men were taken to hospital, one with serious injuries.RNC Forensic Services officers were called to the scene. This incident is still under investigation.
Also on Friday night, a 30-year-old male was caught by the RNC on Mount Carson Avenue driving a stolen vehicle. The driver was operating with a suspended license and owed $40, 488 in fines. He was charged with two counts of possession of stolen property and two breaches of probation and issued tickets for driving under suspension, driving with no insurance, driving with an expired registration and for having a false plate attached to vehicle. There was also an outstanding warrant for the man's arrest.