Shocking video has emerged of a man being knocked to the ground after he was punched in Surfers Paradise.
Shocking video has emerged of a man being knocked to the ground after he was punched in Surfers Paradise.

Sickening one-punch attack: charges laid

THREE men have been charged over a sickening alleged one-punch attack in Surfers Paradise.

The horror alleged attack was captured on video and occurred at around 3.20am yesterday morning in the Orchid Ave nightclub precinct.

Police will allege the trio surrounded a 19-year-old man before kicking and punching him.

A 19-year-old from Upper Coomera then allegedly punched the 19-year-old man from the side causing him to fall to the ground unconscious.

He was taken to Gold Coast University Hospital and was treated before being released.

Police have charged the 19-year-old Upper Coomera man with one count of assault occasioning bodily hard and one count of contravention of banning order.

The two other men involved, both 21 years old from Cootharaba were charged with one count each of assault occasioning bodily harm while in company.

All three men will face Southport Magistrates Court on the morning of December 8.


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