Assault of rangers at Daisy Hill, QLD

Police investigating the assault of two rangers at Daisy Hill Conservation Park last month are appealing for public assistance with the matter., Queensland Police say

Around midday on Thursday, October 20, 2016, park rangers located two trail motorcycles being ridden through the forest.

Rangers attempted to speak to the two male riders by blocking in one of the trail bikes.

A short time later, one of the riders assaulted both rangers, repeatedly punching them in the head.

The man then fled with the other rider on one trail bike, leaving the blocked-in trail bike and gloves (pictured) behind.

The man is described as Caucasian in appearance, tanned, with a muscular build, approximately 175cm tall, with short, dark brown hair and tattoos on his right arm.

A 57-year-old park ranger sustained serious head and facial injuries and was transported to hospital for treatment.

A 47-year-old park ranger also suffered facial injuries.

Investigators are appealing for anyone who may recognise the Yamaha “Boyesen Racing” motorcycle left behind at the scene to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously.

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