12-month suspended sentence for king hit incident

A 20-YEAR-OLD South Grafton man received a 12 month suspended sentence in Grafton local court today for a "king-hit" incident on Victoria Street in Grafton in April this year.

Kye Robert Windred plead guilty to assault occasioning actual bodily harm and said in forum sentencing that he hit the victim because he thought he was "about to hit a girl."

The victim said as a result of the offence he no longer leaves his house at night.

Magistrate David Heilpern said this assault was indicative of how big an issue public drunkenness is becoming in the Grafton community.

Topics:  assault, grafton local court, king hit



Local Real Estate

Featured Real Estate
FULLY SELF CONTAINED... $9500.00 From
Cabin $12.5K for 6 x 2.4 x 2.5m fully installed. D.I.Y $9.5k bare ...
Owner Has Repurchased ... $339,900
House 4 2 2
Cottage at... $260.00 per...
House 3 1 1
Low set unit with... $250 per week
House 2 1 1

Featured Jobs

Clarence Valley jobs listed daily

Featured Jobs
Coach Driver Grafton Part Time
Delivery Driver - Coffs... Coffs Harbour Full Time PerHour


Local Partners

LATEST DEALS AND OFFERS

Local Jobs

Search for your next job now!
Learn More

Cars For Sale

Find cars for sale online now.
Learn More

Subscription Sale

Subscribe now for $1 for 14 days.
Learn More

Local Profile

Stay Connected

Get the news as it happens, in your inbox

You can change the newsletters you are subscribed to when you edit your profile

Edit Profile


Special Offers

Latest deals and offers

Horoscopes

Leo

You may want to reconsider whether your friends have the same spiritual goals as you, otherwise you could get distracted and start to wonder...

read more

Marketplace

Special Offers & Promotions

Compare & Save