Golden Bay and Medina men charged with GBH after Midland assault

Golden Bay and Medina men charged with GBH after Midland assault

A SECOND man has been charged in relation to an alleged violent assault in Forrestfield that left the victim requiring surgery for his injuries.

Police said the incident happened on July 14 at 11.15pm on Palm Terrace after the 24-year-old victim was leaving a nearby party.

Midland Detectives have charged a man as a result of their investigation.

They allege an altercation broke out where the victim was struck to the head and kicked in the stomach.

The second man (22) from Golden Bay was charged with grievous bodily harm and is due to appear in the Midland Magistrates Court on Friday, September 7.

Medina man Te Ngo Hawria Ihaia (33) also charged with grievous bodily harm, first appeared in Midland court on July 23 and is due to re-appear on August 31.