At­tack on woman, 71

The Courier-Mail - - NEWS -

TWO men, aged 20 and 21, have been charged with as­sault­ing a woman , 71, af­ter she told them to move on as they be­gan shout­ing out­side her Glad­stone home.

The men were al­legedly cre­at­ing a ruckus at 7.20pm on Thurs­day when the woman con­fronted them. Po­lice al­lege the pair dam­aged a win­dow and a gate be­fore hit­ting the woman in the stom­ach with a metal bar. She suf­fered a non­life threat­en­ing in­jury.

The men were charged with one count each of se­ri­ous as­sault of a per­son over the age of 60, wil­ful dam­age and forcible en­try.

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