Two men arrested over serious offences.
Two men arrested over serious offences. Trevor Veale

Two men charged over assault in Casino

TWO men have been arrested and charged with serious offences after a man was assaulted and robbed in Casino on December 12 2015.

Police allege at 9.30pm a 43 year old man was assaulted with an axe and threatened with a syringe at his caravan in Casino.

The man sustained a laceration to his head, swelling to his knee and his wallet and watch were stolen.

A 42 year old man was arrested and charged on January 1, 2016 while a second man, a 21 year old from Casino, was charged on April 21, 2016.

Both were charged with:

  • Aggravated Break and Enter
  • Armed with Intent to Commit and indictable offence
  • Assault Occasioning Actual Bodily Harm
  • Larceny

The men remain in custody until their next court appearance in May.

Casino detectives expect further arrests to be made.



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