Four people charged following isolated incident at Invermay

Four people have been charged following an isolated incident near Kings Wharf at Invermay yesterday afternoon.

Police and emergency services were called to the area just before 4pm after reports of a physical altercation between four people reportedly in possession of weapons.

One person received serious, but non-life-threatening injuries as a result of the incident, and was taken to the Launceston General Hospital by ambulance.

A second person received non-life-threatening injuries and was also taken to hospital.

Three people, believed to be involved in the altercation, were taken into custody at the scene and have since been charged with wounding and common assault.

The 19 year old woman, 23 year old man, and 53 year old man – all from Invermay – were bailed to appear in the Launceston Magistrates Court at a later date.

A fourth person near the scene at the time of the incident was also arrested and charged with disorderly conduct.

No other persons were injured, and the people involved in the altercation were known to each other.

Anyone with information should contact police on 131 444 or Crime Stoppers anonymously on 1800 333 000 or online at

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