Man charged following incident in Werribee

Source: State of Victoria Police

Monday, 1 March 2021 16:25

Wyndham Crime Investigation Unit detectives have charged a man following an assault in Werribee yesterday which left a man with life-threatening injuries.

The 19-year-old has been charged with intentionally cause serious injury.

The charges follow an incident in a carpark at the intersection of Kookaburra Avenue and Parakeet Road just after 4pm.

It’s understood a physical altercation took place between the victim and another man before the victim was also allegedly struck by a car.

The injured 30-year-old man from Werribee was taken to hospital with suspected life-threatening injuries.

The 19-year-old Werribee man has been remanded in custody to appear at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today, Tuesday 2 March 2021.

Sergeant Julie-Anne Newman

Media Unit