A man was hospitalised after being repeatedly hit on the head with a baseball bat in Te Puke last night.
A fight broke out at a Te Puke house just before midnight, a police spokeswoman said.
She understood there were up to 10 people involved in the fight.
A man was hit over the head repeatedly with a baseball bat and required medical attention.
The fight happened at a 20th birthday party.
The police spokeswoman did not know how serious the man's injuries were.