Argument with woman leaves man, 45, wounded in hospital

A WOMAN has been charged following an altercation in Cherbourg.

Police were called to an address on Barber Street around 4.45pm on Friday following reports that a man had sustained a laceration to his leg.

It is alleged the man was involved in an argument with a woman and, as a result, the man was slashed on the leg with a knife.

The 45-year-old man was taken to hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

A woman was taken into custody a short time later.

Police have charged a 44-year-old woman with one count of wounding and she is due to appear in the Maroochydore Magistrates Court today.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.

South Burnett

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