UPDATE: Man charged for allegedly attacking woman and cars
UPDATE, 7.30AM: A man has been charged with multiple offences after allegedly going on a rampage with a metal bar, hurting a woman and damaging multiple vehicles in a North Rockhampton street last night.
It is alleged a woman in her 60s was reportedly hit with a metal bar on the arm before the man went out toward the intersection of Phillips St and Edington St, hitting at least three vehicles with the bar.
He was apprehended by police and charged with one count of serious assault and three counts of wilful damage.
He will appear in Rockhampton Magistrates Court on July 13.
INITIAL: A man has been apprehended by police after allegedly going on a rampage with a metal bar, hurting a woman and damaging multiple vehicles in a North Rockhampton street this evening.
The incident occurred at the intersection of Phillips St and Edington St around 8.15pm.
A woman in her 60s was reportedly hit with a metal bar on the arm before the man went out into the street hitting at least three vehicles at the intersection with the bar before heading towards Dean St.
He was described as being Aboriginal in appearance, wearing orange shorts.
The woman was reportedly conscious and still breathing but ambulance officers were yet to locate her to confirm the extent of her injuries.
Police scoured the area for the suspect and located him behind a housing on Edington St where he is being questioned.