Woman attacked with champagne bottle on dance floor

A NIGHT of dancing has landed a 54-year-old woman hospital after she was allegedly belted over the head with a champagne bottle at an event in Sydney.

Police allege the victim was on the dance floor at the event which was being held at Marrickville Town Hall in Marrickville when she was attacked last night.

It was around nine o’clock when police allege a 59 year old woman struck the younger woman over the head with the champagne bottle .


The victim suffered cuts to the back of her head and was treated at the scene by paramedics before being taken to the RPA Hospital.

The woman’s alleged attacker was arrested at the scene and later charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm.

She was refused bail and will face Paramatta Court today.