WA Police charge teenage girl over punch in Butler

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POLICE have charged a 17-year-old girl after an incident at a park on Alston Way in Butler around 3pm on Tuesday, August 7.

WA Police allege the girl punched a 15-year-old girl’s face, causing her to fall to the ground.

The younger girl required medical treatment at the Perth Children’s Hospital for three fractures to her jaw.

A Butler girl (17) is due to appear before the Joondalup Children’s Court on August 21 on a charge of causing grievous bodily harm.