Woman accused of smashing vodka bottle over officer’s head in street brawl

A YOUNG woman has been arrested and charged after allegedly smashing a bottle of vodka over a police officer’s head during a street brawl in Brisbane’s southwest.

Officers were called to bust up the melee on Centaurus Street at Inala at around 1:45 am on Saturday.

As police began to break up the group, the 19-year-old woman allegedly attacked a male senior constable from behind, striking him over the head with the glass bottle.


The 33-year-old officer was taken to the Mater Brisbane Hospital for treatment to minor injuries.

His accused attacker was arrested at the scene and charged overnight with one count of assault occasioning bodily harm whilst armed in company and one count of committing public nuisance.

She was due to front Richlands Magistrates Court today.