Man Charged for Throwing Tape

POLICE have charged a Beldon man (48) in relation to an assault of a female cyclist in Peppermint Grove on November 8.

Cottesloe Police investigated the incident during which a man allegedly threw a roll of tape at a woman (42) about 11.05am as she cycled along Bay View Terrace with friends.

“As the woman was riding near Johnson Street it will be alleged the accused, who was working in the area, threw a roll of tape at the woman as she rode past,” spokesman Sammuel Dinnison said.

“The tape hit the woman on her arm causing redness and soreness.”

The man is due to appear in Perth Magistrates Court on January 20.