Man charged with attempting to kill woman

Man charged with attempting to kill woman

POLICE have charged a 67-year-old Bertram man with one count of ‘attempting unlawfully to kill’ after an incident on Sunday night.

Police say a woman, who was known to the man, received a wound to her neck in the incident.

The woman, aged in her 30s, sought assistance from staff at a nearby restaurant.

She was taken by ambulance to Fiona Stanley Hospital for treatment.

The man is due to appear in Rockingham Magistrates Court today.