October hearing for 70 year old accused of assaulting police

AN OCTOBER hearing has been set down for the case over an alleged altercation between a driver and Hervey Bay police.

Torquay man Francesco La Palmer, 70, appeared in the Hervey Bay Magistrates Court charged with obstructing and assaulting police and being a public nuisance.

He was stopped on Boat Harbour Dr on August 3.

The prosecution alleged La Palmer verbally abused then assaulted police.



BREAKING: Two prison officers suspended from M'boro jail

BREAKING: Two prison officers suspended from M'boro jail

It's alleged they used excessive force on inmates.

TRIBUTE: Life of 9yo schoolboy cut tragically short

TRIBUTE: Life of 9yo schoolboy cut tragically short

Family and friends have remembered the kind-hearted boy

Euthanasia meeting coming to Hervey Bay

Euthanasia meeting coming to Hervey Bay

It comes on the back of a meeting in Bundaberg.

Local Partners