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Trio Accused Of Assaulting Couple With Baseball Bat


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A trio is accused of hitting a man with a baseball bat in Parramatta Park.  

Police allege the trio went to a unit in Minnie Street at about 4:00PM on Wednesday before smashing a sliding glass door to get inside.

It’s further alleged they assaulted a 32-year-old male resident with a baseball bat at the unit before assaulting a 31-year-old woman.

It’s alleged a 24-year-old woman stole jewellery items from the residence before the group ran off.  

The couple sustained bruising during the assaults.

A 24-year-old Woree man was charged with two counts of enter premises and commit and assault occasioning bodily harm, and one count of stealing and wilful damage.

The 24-year-old Mount Jukes woman and the 38-year-old Cairns man were both charged with one count of enter premises and commit, assault occasioning bodily harm, stealing and wilful damage.

All parties were known to each other.

All of those charged will face Court on Friday.