Dad ‘nearly kills’ unborn child in brutal attack on partner
A Townsville man has been charged with serious offences for allegedly kicking his pregnant partner in the stomach and nearly killing their unborn child.
Mitchell Bulsey has been charged with one count of grievous bodily harm, assaulting a pregnant female and breaching bail for the incident on Monday.
Police were called to a Townsville address after Bulsey allegedly kicked his partner in the stomach while she was 35 weeks gestation.
Townsville Police will allege the man nearly killed his unborn child. The woman has reportedly given birth since the incident.
Bulsey did not apply for bail when he faced Townsville Magistrates Court this morning.
His matter was adjourned until July 8 for a committal hearing.
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Originally published as Man 'nearly kills' unborn child in shocking attack