Two charged after man has part of his ear bitten off

TWO men have been charged over an assault in Surfers Paradise in the early hours of this morning where a 19-year-old man allegedly had a small part of his ear bitten off.

Around 2.20am police were called to a disturbance between two groups of men in Orchid Avenue.

Police broke up the fight and detained a number of men at the scene.

During the incident a man sustained an injury to the top of his ear and was transported to hospital for treatment.

A 25-year-old man from Yarragon in Victoria has been charged with grievous bodily harm and will appear in the Southport Magistrates Court today.

A 22-year-old man from Parkwood has been charged with assault occasioning bodily harm and will appear in the Southport Magistrates Court on January 25, 2016.

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.


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