Wyndham woman injured in CBD assault


A Hoppers Crossing woman was among four people injured in an attempted robbery and assault in the Melbourne CBD on Friday night.

The incident occurred on Princes Bridge at about 5.30pm on February 9 where a man allegedly assaulted four people with a glass bottle after earlier attempting to rob a passenger on a nearby tram.

A 46-year-old Hoppers Crossing woman, 67-year-old Warneet man, a 56-year-old Collingwood woman and a 34-year-old Kennington woman were all taken to hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

A 27 year-old South Melbourne MAN was arrested at the scene and later charged with four counts of recklessly causing injury.

He appeared before the Melbourne Magistrate’s Court on Saturday, February 10 where he was refused bail.

He will return to court on Friday, February 16.