Armadale man among four charged with assault causing death

Armadale man among four charged with assault causing death

A 27-YEAR-old Armadale man will face court on Thursday charged with unlawful assault causing death.

He is one of four men first charged on May 27 with grievous bodily harm following an incident in Bunbury on May 25 where a 56-year-old man received serious head injuries.

However, the man later died in hospital.

The four men will now have their charges upgraded to unlawful assault causing death when they face Bunbury Magistrates Court on June 6.

The 26-year-old and 18-year-old from Carey Park will also face charges of assault occasioning bodily harm, as will the 20-year-old from Australind along with common assault.