ARRESTED: Police have arrested a man after a serious assault on the North Coast.
ARRESTED: Police have arrested a man after a serious assault on the North Coast. Contributed

UPDATE: Man accused of violent glassing fronts court

UPDATE: The man who was charged with glassing a man at Corindi Beach has faced court. 

The 25-year-old man allegedly attacked the male with a glass bottle while the victim had his back turned. 

Nick Maraldo was refused bail this morning at the Coffs Harbour Court and will be held in custody until his next court appearance on Tuesday.

The victim of the glassing remains in Coffs Harbour Hospital in a stable condition.  

EARLIER: A man will appear in Coffs Harbour Court today following a vicious assault on the North Coast this week.

At 7.15pm on Thursday, a man and a woman attended a residence on Trochus Close at Corindi Beach.

A man allegedly approached the couple from behind and allegedly smashed a glass bottle on the man's head then attacked him with the broken bottle.

The injured man and his female companion left and drove to a nearby licensed premises where emergency services were contacted. Paramedics treated the 30-year-old injured man for head and facial injuries.

He was taken to Coffs Harbour Hospital where he remains in a stable condition.

At 8.30am yesterday detectives from Coffs-Clarence Police District attended the residence in Corindi Beach where the alleged assault is said to have taken place.

They arrested the occupant, a 25-year-old man, and took him to Coffs Harbour Police Station where he was charged with wound with intent to cause grievous bodily harm.

He has been refused bail to appear at Coffs Harbour Bail Court today.

The men are believed to be known to each other.



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