Glen Innes man granted bail for hospitalising cop in alleged police assault

Andrew Messenger
Updated August 12 2019 - 4:28pm, first published 4:17pm
Inspector Matt Hemsworth said it's unacceptable for police to face violence on the job.
Inspector Matt Hemsworth said it's unacceptable for police to face violence on the job.

A 22-year-old man has been granted bail for allegedly kicking a Glen Innes police officer in the face while being arrested for breaching a restraining order.

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Andrew Messenger

Andrew Messenger

Northern Daily Leader journalist

Politics, environment and energy journalist at the Northern Daily Leader. I also write about health, bushfires and occasionally music. I'm a Brisbane boy by way of Charleville and Hobart who now lives in in beautiful New England. Get me at andrew.messenger@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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