Man charged after woman seriously assaulted at Urangan

DETECTIVES from the Wide Bay Burnett District investigating the alleged serious assault of a woman at Urangan on Saturday night have charged a man with grievous bodily harm.

Police will allege they were called to a resort on Boat Harbour Drive around 7.45pm where a 63-year-old Rothwell woman was located with severe facial injuries and multiple bruises and abrasions.

She was transported to hospital for treatment to suspected facial fractures.

A 55-year-old Rothwell man has been denied police bail and will appear in the Maryborough Magistrates Court on Monday, October 20.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.


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