Woman accused of kicking nurse before spitting, biting security

A woman has been charged over a shocking outburst which saw a nurse allegedly kicked and abused and security officers assaulted in Sydney.

It’s understood the 45-year-old woman lashed out after refusing to leave Liverpool Hospital after being discharged around 7am on Tuesday.

“On arrival, police were told the woman had refused to leave and allegedly abused nursing staff and security using offensive language as they attempted to get her to leave,” NSW police said.


“It’s further alleged that as security escorted her from the building, the woman spat on the face of one of the guards and threatened him, bit another guard on the hand, and kicked at them and a nurse.”

The woman was arrested and taken to Liverpool Police Station where she was charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm, three counts of common assault, behave in offensive manner, remain on prescribed premises without lawful excuse, stalk/intimidate intend fear physical harm.

She was also charged with not comply noticed direction re spitting/coughing-COVID-19.

The woman has been refused bail to appear at Liverpool Local Court today.