Disturbance and assault, Wynnum West

A 32-year-old man and 39-year-old woman have been charged following an alleged break-in of a home at Wynnum West yesterday.

Around 4:30pm, the pair have approached a residence on Evelyn Street and allegedly damaged property.

They gained entry to the house where they were confronted by a 65-year-old man and an altercation commenced.

The 32-year-old man sustained a minor injury from a garden tool while the 39-year-old woman suffered a minor arm injury after being struck with a bat.

Paramedics attended the residence and transported the 39-year-old woman to hospital while the 65-year-old man was not physically injured.

While being transported to hospital, the woman allegedly became aggressive and spat at paramedics and police officers.

The 39-year-old Wynnum West woman has been charged with two counts each of serious assault of a police officer and serious assault of a public officer while performing their duties. She has also been charged with burglary and wilful damage.

The 32-year-old Wynnum West man has been charged with one count each of burglary and wilful damage.

Both were refused police bail and are due to appear in Brisbane Magistrates Court today.

It is believed the two men and woman were known to each other.

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