Serious assault arrest

On Saturday the 4 th of July 2015 a 45 year old male from Woorree was at a function at the Active West Basketball Stadium in Wonthella.

It will be alleged a 22 year old male from Rangeway approached the 45 year old and the pair began to argue.

Police will further allege the 22 year old punched the victim to the face with enough force to cause multiple fractures to the victim’s jaw.

The victim was flown to Perth and required surgery to have screws and plates inserted in his jaw.

On Tuesday the 11th of August 2015 the male offender was interviewed and charged with Grievous Bodily Harm, he was released on bail to appear in the Geraldton Magistrates Court on the 3 rd of September 2015.