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Man charged over assault of police, security at emergency department - Hunter

Aug 06, 2019 - Legal Monitor Worldwide

Police have charged a man following an investigation into the assault of two security guards and a police officer in the emergency department of a hospital in the Hunter region at the weekend.

About 8pm on Friday 2 August 2019, a 42-year-old man was admitted to the emergency department.

About 11pm the man allegedly started to become agitated and aggressive and has attempted to leave.

Three security guards attempted to restrain the patient resulting in two of the guards being as...