Friday, January 28, 2011
This in from Police Media...Wannanup is allegedly also known as Florida and Port Bouvard...
Fremantle Detectives have charged a 18 year old Wannanup man with Grievous Bodily Harm after an incident at Rottnest Island at about 11.20pm on Wednesday night 26 January 2011.
It will be alleged that the man and a group of his friends approached a 21 year old man and a verbal altercation took place followed by some pushing and shoving. It is then that the 18 year old man struck the 21 year old male to the head causing him to fall to the ground and strike his head.
The injured man was taken to the Rottnest Island Nursing Post before being transferred to Perth for further treatment for a head injury.
The 18 year old man was taken into custody by Rottnest Police and later charged. He is due to appear in the Fremantle Magistrates Court on Tuesday 1 February 2011.
Police are requesting any person who may have witnessed the incident to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.