A supplied image taken from video footage obtained Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016 of a man attacking 36-year-old Melissa Abdoo outside The Buffs Club in Mount Isa after being refused entry. The man is charged with causing grievous bodily harm.
A supplied image taken from video footage obtained Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016 of a man attacking 36-year-old Melissa Abdoo outside The Buffs Club in Mount Isa after being refused entry. The man is charged with causing grievous bodily harm. AAP Image - QLD Police

Footage released of coward's punch attack on woman

POLICE have charged a 28-year-old man with grievous bodily harm after he allegedly "coward punched" a female pub manager in Mount Isa on the weekend.

The 36-year-old Happy Valley woman was on Saturday transferred to Townsville in a critical condition after the attack at the Mt Isa pub.

Police reported she was standing at the pub's main entrance, when she was allegedly assaulted by the man, who was earlier refused entry.


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