Attack on woman, 71
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.