Arrest after Belmont Incident, WA

Kensington Detectives have arrested a 65 year old Belmont man and charged him with Acts Intending to Cause Grievous Bodily Harm.

It will be alleged at around 3:10pm on Tuesday 4 April 2017, the man assaulted a woman who is known to him at a residence on Somers Street in Belmont, WA Police say.

The 49 year old woman was located by a member of the public with serious injuries at the corner of Sydenham and Somers Streets.

The woman was taken by ambulance to Royal Perth Hospital where she is in a stable condition.

The man is due to appear before the Perth Magistrates Court today, 5 April 2017.

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