At about 8pm on Saturday 18 July 2015, police responded to an incident on Digby Street, Rangeway.

On arrival, it will be alleged, police were confronted by a male standing in the middle of Utakarra Road yelling threats, abuse and obscenities at police. The male challenged police to fight several times by taking up a boxer's stance whilst standing in the middle of the road.

The 48 year old male from Rangeway was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct. He will face Geraldton Magistrates Court on 6 August 2015.