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Man charged over assault at Mareeba Rodeo grounds


An alleged assault at the Mareeba Rodeo grounds has left a man unconscious and another facing charges.

A 25-year-old man has been charged over the incident, that allegedly happened on Sunday morning.

It will also be alleged that when police arrived, the man has continued his aggressive behaviour, turning towards officers.

The Edmonton man has been charged with assault occasioning bodily harm and public nuisance.

He's due in the Mareeba Magistrates Court on June 27.