Man accused of biting Police woman in Chevron Is

A young man will face court, accused of biting two emergency service workers during an incident in Chevron Island.

Police were called to a Thomas Drive property around 9.40pm on Saturday following reports of a disturbance.

It’s alleged when Police arrived they found a 22-year-old man assaulting a woman and made attempts to restrain him.


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During the arrest, he allegedly bit a female Constable on her hand.

The 31-year-old Constable sustained a wound to one of her fingers and will undergo disease testing.

The man is also accused of biting a paramedic on the hand as he was being transported to the Gold Coast University Hospital in an ambulance.

The 37-year-old male paramedic did not sustain any injuries.

The alleged victim of the domestic assault, a 20-year-old woman, sustained minor injuries and was also taken to GCUH for treatment.

A 22-year-old Chevron Island man has been charged with one count each of serious assault police, serious assault public officer, and assault occasioning bodily harm.

He is due to appear in Southport Magistrates Court on Monday, July 18.