Police charge man after Sunbury assault

Police have charged a man following an alleged assault in Sunbury earlier this month.

It is alleged a 28-year-old man approached a 50-year-old man on O’Shanassy Street about 1.10am.

The man was allegedly punched in the head multiple times, rendering him unconscious.

He sustained non-life-threatening injuries.

As part of the investigation, Sunbury uniform police executed a search warrant at a property on Evans Street in Sunbury yesterday, where alleged cannabis was seized.

The 28-year-old Sunbury man has been charged with:

• Intentionally cause injury

• Reckless conduct endangering serious injury

• Common law assault

He has been remanded in custody to appear before Broadmeadows Magistrates’ Court Thursday 14 September.

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