Assault Charges

At about 2:30pm on Monday 6 July 2015 two female persons started arguing on Oleander Crescent, Rangeway.

It will be alleged that the verbal arguing elevated to physical fighting between the two. Upon being separated by others in the vicinity, one of the female parties obtained possession of a house brick, holding it in her hand.

It will further be alleged that the female person wielded the brick above her head before throwing it at the female victim striking her on the head.

The victim sustained a laceration to her head which required medical treatment.

The 33 year old female from Utakarra was subsequently arrested and charged with assault occasioning bodily harm. She will appear at the Geraldton Magistrates Court on 23 July 2015.