Officer and man charged over assault – Northern Region

Two people, including a police officer have been charged over an alleged assault in the Port Macquarie region.

It’s alleged on Saturday 23 March 2019, an off-duty female officer, attached to the Northern Region, and a 43-year-old man, assaulted a 53-year-old man during an incident at a licensed premises on Owen Street.

Following inquires, the 42-year-old senior constable was served with a Future Court Attendance Notice for the offences of assault occasioning actual bodily harm and fail to quit licenced premises.

The man was served a Future Court Attendance Notice for the offences of assault and fail to quit licenced premises.

Both are due to appear at Port Macquarie Local Court on Wednesday 19 June 2019.

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