Wrong place to pick a fight
A YOUNG plumber has been fined after getting into a fight with his brother outside the Maryborough Courthouse.
Jake Mitchell Batten, 20, pleaded guilty to being a public nuisance.
Police were called to the scene on Richmond Street about 6pm on December 26.
Batten swore continually at police before being arrested and taken to the watch-house.
Defence solicitor Judy Millward said Batten was intoxicated after mixing alcohol with his prescription medication.
Ms Millward said Batten was extremely remorseful for the incident.
Magistrate Neil Lavaring fined him $300.