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Man bites off another man's fingertip in serious assault

POLICE are investigating a serious assault that occurred late last night in a carpark at Maroochydore.

At around 11.15pm a man entered a carpark of a fast food store on Horton Parade where he approached two men.

An altercation began where the man has bitten-off the tip of one man's finger and  then assaulted the other man, causing injuries to his face and hand.

The man left on foot, along Horton Parade.

A 29-year-old man was taken to Nambour General Hospital for treatment of his injury and a 28-year-old man was treated at the scene.

A window at the entrance of the business was also damaged during the altercation.

There is not further information available at this stage. Investigations are continuing.
 
Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.

Topics:  assault biting maroochydore police



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