Man arrested after aggravated burglary

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Police in eastern Waikato have arrested a 22-year-old man over an aggravated burglary that left a 66-year-old man in hospital.

The victim received serious facial injuries during the incident in the settlement of Tirohia on Friday night.

One of two burglars was arrested in Te Aroha yesterday and the police were hunting for a second man.

He was arrested this afternoon, police said.

Both men will appear in Hamilton District Court tomorrow.