Cairns man charged over hit and run in stolen vehicle at Ingham

March 26, 2024 9:43 am in by
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A Cairns man has been charged over an assault in Cairns and an alleged hit and run incident at Ingham.

Police allege the 39-year-old Cairns man seriously assaulted a 41-year-old man at a Brinsmead address on Sunday, which resulted in the victim seeking treatment for an eye injury.

On March 10 it’s further alleged the man was involved in a hit and run incident, in a stolen vehicle, at Ingham.

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The vehicle had allegedly been stolen from Brinsmead earlier that day.

The 39-year-old was charged with assault occasioning bodily harm, driving without due care and attention, failing to comply with duties at a traffic crash, unlawful use of a motor vehicle, possession of dangerous drugs and drug utensils.