Man charged over assault of Gold Coast paramedic

Agen Sabung Ayam

Posted December twelve, 2015 17:06:13

A male has been billed soon after he allegedly assaulted a paramedic who was making an attempt to take care of him in the back again of a transferring ambulance.

Queensland Ambulance Provider officers were referred to as to a Times Street address at Upper Coomera on the Gold Coastline late Friday night to take care of a twenty five-12 months-aged Parkwood gentleman who was discovered unconscious in a car.

At some point, he willingly got into the back of the ambulance just before getting to be agitated with paramedic Brad Johnson.

The alleged four-minute assault remaining Mr Johnson with 7 stitches to his eye and soft tissue damage to both sides of his head and his arms.

He will be off operate for a 7 days.

“We’re estimating everywhere amongst 20 and 60 blows … I managed to block most of them,” Mr Johnson mentioned.

“I was so lucky I didn’t get a severe blow to the temple or lose an eye or fracture a jaw. I could have been so significantly even worse for me.”

Sooner or later police were known as and the man was apprehended.

 Queensland Ambulance Service paramedic was assaulted while treating a patient Photograph: Mr Johnson was dealt with at Pindara Hospital. (Equipped: Queensland Ambulance Provider)

Mr Johnson mentioned he was talking out because he did not want to see this occur to any individual else.

“I have been lucky … I’ve gotten away with reasonably slight harm. Next time it could be a entirely distinct scenario,” he mentioned.

“We also want to get the concept out that this need to be socially unacceptable, shouldn’t come about and if you assault a paramedic you will be charged.”

The twenty five-calendar year-old Parkwood guy will face the Southport Magistrates Courtroom on Monday charged with common assault and significant assault of a community officer.

Subject areas: assault, higher-coomera-4209

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