Detectives have charged a 46-year-old man following an investigation into a serious assault of a man in June at Morayfield.
Around 4pm on June 19, a 47-year-old man was found unconscious near a van in bushland off Morayfield Road.
It will be alleged that he was left with severe brain injuries after being seriously assaulted three days earlier.
On December 23, a Morayfield man was arrested and charged with 17 offences including one count each of grievous bodily harm, assault occasioning bodily harm, deprivation of liberty, torture, supplying dangerous drugs and trafficking dangerous drugs.
He will next appear in the Caboolture Magistrates Court on January 13.