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    Man found with hoe in head after fight with neighbour

    The 74-year-old man was found with the gardening tool still in his head.

    In Kasterlee in the province of Antwerp, a 74-year-old man was found in critical condition after an assault with a hoe, that was still in his head.  The public prosecutor suspects that a fight between neighbours got out of hand.

    According to the local police officer, the man had been fighting with his 57-year-old neighbour for some time. The neighbour was found dead in his own home and probably killed himself.

    An investigation into what exactly happened has been opened.

    Maïthé Chini
    The Brussels Times