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‘Third wheel’ in St. Thomas fight faces aggravated assault charge

Daniel Joseph McConnell, 36, of Sherbrooke Street, was initially arrested on Jan. 11 and charged with voyeurism and break and enter in relation to an alleged incident on July 25, 2018. .
Daniel Joseph McConnell, 36, of Sherbrooke Street, was initially arrested on Jan. 11 and charged with voyeurism and break and enter in relation to an alleged incident on July 25, 2018. . File/ Global News

A man in St. Thomas was left with a broken jaw after a “consensual fight” between two people unexpectedly gained a third, uninvited participate.

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Two males, whose ages have not been released, met up early Saturday morning for what police have described as a “prearranged consensual fight.”

Once their fight was done, a bystander allegedly came up and sucker-punched one of the two involved in the original fight. The victim required surgery to his jaw as a result.

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St. Thomas police have charged a 20-year-old with aggravated assault.

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