Man flees after allegedly punching 19yo in Mooloolaba
A MAN has been charged following a serious assault incident in Mooloolaba overnight.
Three men allegedly became involved in a verbal altercation in a carpark on Parkyn Parade just after midnight.
It will further be alleged, during the altercation one of the men punched another, causing a 19-year-old Pelican Waters man to lose consciousness and fall to the ground.
He received serious but non-life-threatening injuries.
The man fled the scene but officers caught up with him along Parkyn Avenue.
A 22-year-old Shailer Park man has been charged with assault occasioning bodily harm and obstruct police.
He will appear in the Maroochydore Magistrates Court on August 23.