Police officers were assaulted, a women’s been severely injured and two men will front court today after separate domestic violence incidents in Lake Macquarie overnight.
The first happened around 10:30pm inside a Nords Wharf home, a 32-year-old man has been charged after assaulting officers and preventing police from assisting his partner.
No one was severely injured at the home on Government Road, the man is fronting a Toronto court today.
Later in the night, just after midnight, Lake Macquarie police say they were called to a house in Cardiff, a domestic turned violent.
A 43-year-old man was arrested and is facing grievous bodily harm charges in a Toronto court today as well.
Authorities didn’t reveal any other information of the domestic incident at the home on Lachlan road.
This Friday is White Ribbon Day, a nationwide initiative to raise awareness and support for victims of domestic violence.
Men and boys have been invited to make a stand against violence against women in household across Australia.