On Friday 16 October 2015 Geraldton Police arrested a 52 year old male in Rangeway who was conveyed to Geraldton Police Station where he participated in an interview regarding an assault involving a machete.
Police allege the 52 year old entered the victim’s yard via the rear gate and approached another male who was sitting out the back celebrating at birthday party with a group of friends. Police believe the 52 year old and the victim are known to each other.
It is further alleged, the 52 year old struck the male twice before being fended off by other guests at the party.
The 52 year old male from Geraldton was charged with Acts with intent to cause Grievous Bodily Harm and will appear at Geraldton Magistrates Court.