Police lay assault charges at South Brisbane

Police have charged a 33-year-old man following an assault in South Brisbane during the early hours of this morning.

Around 1am it will be alleged the man and his friends became involved in a physical altercation with another group on Grey Street. During the altercation a 21-year-old man sustained minor stab wounds to his chest and right arm.

The group fled and were arrested on the Victoria Bridge a short time later.

The Boronia Heights man was taken to the Princess Alexandra Hospital where he was treated for two lacerations to the arm and chest.

A 33-year-old Fortitude Valley man has been charged with one count each of wounding and assault occasioning bodily harm.

He is due to face the Brisbane Magistrates Court on Monday.

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