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Man charged following investigation into assault - Campbelltown

Saturday, 18 March 2017 02:41:49 PM

A man has been charged and police are appealing for information following investigations into an assault in Campbelltown.

About 11pm on Friday 7 October 2016, a man was seriously assaulted at a licensed premises on the corner of Gilchrist Drive and Kellicar Road, Campbelltown.

The man reportedly suffered serious facial injuries, however the matter was not reported to police and the injured man left the location without speaking to police.

A number of days later a report of the incident was made and officers from Campbelltown Local Area Command commenced inquiries.

Following ongoing inquiries, officers executed a search warrant at a home in Kearns about 8.15am yesterday (Friday 17 March 2017).

During the search, police allegedly located prohibited substances and knuckledusters.

A 29-year-old man was arrested and taken to Campbelltown Police Station.

He was charged with affray and possession of prohibited weapons.

The man was granted conditional bail and will appear in Campbelltown Local Court on Friday 3 April 2017.

A 31-year-old man was also arrested yesterday (Friday 17 March 2017), however he was released pending further charges.

Inquiries continue.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.