Teen arrested and charged over violent assault, robbery of man

A man has been charged after a person was assaulted and robbed in Redfern earlier this year.

A 30-year-old man was allegedly assaulted and robbed as he walked along Powell Street at Waterloo about 1.30am on Monday, 13 July 2015.

He was treated at the scene by NSW Ambulance Paramedics before being taken to St Vincent’s Hospital where he was treated for extensive cuts and bruising to his mouth.


Police from Redfern were alerted and an investigation was initiated.

About 11pm on Monday 31 August 2015, an 18-year-old man was arrested in Cobar in north western NSW.

He was charged with aggravated robbery with wounding/grievous bodily harm in relation to the incident.

The man will next appear in Central Local Court on Tuesday 27 October 2015.