Man taken to hospital after Christmas Eve altercation in Bassendean

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MIDLAND Detectives are investigating an incident that occurred about 10:30pm on December 24 at a home in Bassendean.

Two men aged 50 and 51 years old were celebrating with friends at the home on Anzac Terrace when the two became involved in a physical altercation.

During the altercation the 50-year-old man received a deep laceration to his neck and was taken by ambulance to Royal Perth Hospital where he underwent surgery.

The investigation is ongoing.