Casino man threatens to kill security guards
A 22-YEAR-OLD Casino man has been arrested for assaulting two security guards at a licensed premises in Lismore.
Police said that on Sunday, the man was asked to leave the venue.
He refused to do so, grabbed hold of a hand rail and made threats to kill security.
"The 22-year-old was ejected and continued to try to get back inside the licensed premises," the Richmond Local Area Command posted on Facebook.
"The 22-year-old then punched a security guard to the face, causing a cheekbone fracture.
"He then punched a second security guard to the face."
Police arrested the Casino man in Browns carpark and, during a search, he was found to be in possession of cocaine.
He has been charged with two counts of assault occasioning actual bodily harm, possessing a prohibited drug, and failing to leave premises.
He was released on conditional bail and will appear in Lismore Local Court in January.