Police charge two men after assault in Sorell

Two people have been charged and are awaiting court in relation to a serious assault that occurred in St George’s Square, Sorell.

The two men, aged 19 and 32, have been charged with causing grievous bodily harm after they assaulted a 51 year old male at approximately 3:00pm on Wednesday 10th March 2021.

The male received significant head injuries after being hit with a blunt object and is currently in a serious condition.

The two men will appear in the Hobart Magistrates Court during the morning of 11 March 2021.

All involved are known to each other.

Investigations are continuing and anyone who witnessed the incident or has any relevant information is asked to contact Bellerive CIB on 131444 or report anonymously to Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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