A 57-year-old Mornington Island man has been charged in relation to the serious assault of a woman.
At around 8pm on Friday February 8, it is alleged the man was intoxicated when he attended a Wardirrkan Street address, where the woman happened to be staying for the night.
It is further alleged he woke and assaulted the woman, by striking her with a handbag and a frying pan. The woman was not seriously physically injured.
The man has been charged with serious assault person over 60 and will appear in the Mornington Island Magistrates Court on March 12.
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