Police attacked at out-of-control party
POLICE officers were attacked with bottles, bricks and wooden stakes while trying to break up several fights on a Waikiki street on Tuesday night.
About 11.25pm that night, police were called to a home in Murchison Road after receiving several reports of men fighting at a party.
They arrived to find 50 to 60 people on the street and several fights going on.
It will be alleged as police went to assist one group of people, bottles, bricks and wooden stakes were thrown at them. Several police vehicles received minor damage in the incident.
An out-of-control gathering was declared and Regional Operations Group officers attended to assist in dispersing the crowd.
A 22-year-old Baldivis man was charged with criminal damage and a 16-year-old Caversham boy will be summonsed to appear in court at a later date for trespass.