Hunter Police Officer Charged With Assault

A police officer has been charged in relation to an alleged domestic violence incident at Raymond Terrace over the weekend.

The 43-year-old constable was arrested yesterday and charged with reckless wounding and assault occasioning actual bodily harm.

It’s believed the charges relate to an incident that allegedly took place on Sunday, January 7.

The officer was granted bail at Raymond Terrace Local Court yesterday.

He will front court again on January 22.