Wollongong Local Area Command
Woman Charged With Reckless Wounding – Wollongong
A woman will appear in court after a man allegedly had a glass thrown at his face in an incident in the Illawarra overnight.
About 11.30 pm a 37-year-old Gerringong woman and a 52-year-old Wollongong man were drinking at licensed premises on Crown Street in Wollongong when they became involved in an altercation.
During the altercation Police will allege that the woman threw a glass at the man striking him in the head.
The man suffered a laceration near his left eye. He was treated at the scene before being taken to Wollongong Hospital by ambulance. Police attended the premises and arrested the woman at the scene.
The woman was taken to Wollongong Police Station where she was charged with reckless wounding.
The woman has been granted conditional bail and will appear at Wollongong Local Court on Tuesday 23 February.