Police charge man after large brawl at Lake Macquarie sportsground

A man has been charged following an alleged brawl in Lake Macquarie earlier this month.

Just before 5pm on Saturday (19 September 2020), police were called to a sporting ground on Minnie Street, Dora Creek, after reports of a physical altercation.

Officers from Lake Macquarie Police District attended, however, those involved had dispersed.

Following extensive inquiries, a 22-year-old man attended Newcastle Police Station about 8.30am today (Monday 28 September 2020) where he was arrested.

He has since been charged with affray and assault occasioning actual bodily harm. He was refused bail to appear at Newcastle Local Court later today.

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