Police allege an officer was assaulted in the early hours of this morning.
Police allege an officer was assaulted in the early hours of this morning. David Stuart

Nightclub reveller charged with assaulting police officer

A 23-YEAR-old Mackay man will face court tomorrow, after being charged with the serious assault of a police officer and obstructing a police officer.

The charges followed an incident on Gregory St, at 1.10am Sunday morning.

Police allege the man kicked a police officer as he was removed from a nightclub in the CBD.

He has also been banned from the CBD region.

The police officer was not hospitalised.


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