Two men hacked at with machete
DETECTIVES have charged a Mackay man following an assault with a machete in Goonda early this morning.
Around 4am, emergency services were called to Church St, Goodna, following reports of two men with lacerations to their arms and legs.
A 22-year-old man was transported to the Princess Alexandra Hospital and a 55-year-old man was treated at the scene.
Following investigations by police, officers attended an address on Alice St, Goodna, where a man was taken into custody, allegedly in possession of a machete.
Subsequently a 32-year-old Bucasia (Mackay) man has been charged with two counts of acts intended to cause grievous bodily harm.
He will appear in Ipswich Magistrates Court today.