It appeared to be another busy court day, with a court room full of accused people. However, it was in actual fact, families in attendance, showing support for a young man.
The Court of Appeal has increased the prison sentence of a man who threw his friend headfirst over a 2.8 metre balcony, shattering his spine.
Two teenagers who were arrested in connection with the alleged bashing and robbery on Sunday night were granted bail at the High Court yesterday.
Police appeal for information to help them track down two violent thugs.
Father Ina Tipokoroa said he hoped police could make an arrest with the information they have – and called for shop owners to install security cameras so it is easier to catch robbers.