A man allegedly used a screwdriver to attack the face of his ex’s new partner. Photo: File
A man allegedly used a screwdriver to attack the face of his ex’s new partner. Photo: File

Ex charged with screwdriver attack on new partner

A 38-year-old man allegedly used a screwdriver to attack the face of his ex's new partner.

Police on Wednesday arrested a Mooloolaba man and charged him with unlawful wounding.

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"This followed an incident that occurred in Palmwoods earlier that day where another man suffered facial injuries requiring hospital treatment and sutures," Palmwoods police officer-in-charge Kevin Crowley said.

"It will be alleged that a screwdriver was used as a weapon to inflict the injury."

The man is due to face Maroochydore Magistrates Court in January.



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