Man charged after allegedly assaulting police officer

A MAN has been charged after allegedly assaulting a police officer at Mudgeeraba last night.

Around 7:45pm police pulled over a truck on the Pacific Motorway for an alleged traffic infringement when it will be alleged the driver became aggressive and kicked out at the officer.

The man was arrested without further incident upon arrival of other officers.


No one was injured during the incident.

A 31-year-old Loganlea man has been charged with assault police and public nuisance and is expected to appear at the Southport Magistrates Court on March 23.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or 24hrs a day.