Man allegedly bashed by police has charges dropped

A man who was allegedly bashed by officers on the Gold Coast has had police assault charges against him dropped after video footage of the shocking incident emerged.

The footage shows youth worker Ray Currier being tackled to the ground and punched unconscious while being restrained by five officers outside a nightclub in January this year.

Following the incident, Currier was charged with assault and obstructing police, however in the Southport Magistrates Court this morning the charges were dropped.


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