Man charged over GBH on baby at Upper Coomera, QLD

A man has been charged in relation to the alleged serious assault of a baby at Upper Coomera in July, Queensland Police say.

Detectives from the Gold Coast District Child Protection Investigation Unit arrested a man at Brisbane Airport overnight in relation to the offence after he arrived back in Queensland from Western Australia.

It is alleged that on July 20, police were notified after a four-month-old baby girl was initially transported from her Serin Street home to the Gold Coast University Hospital for treatment to serious injuries after becoming unresponsive.

She was transferred to a hospital in Brisbane where she remains with very serious brain injuries.

A 39-year-old man of no fixed place of abode has been charged with grievous bodily harm and is due to face Southport Magistrates Court today.

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

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