Creek in police lockdown after child attack
POLICE have established a crime scene in a suburban Cairns creek after reports of an assault on a child.
Multiple officers can be seen lining the creek at Diwi Diwi St in Manoora after authorities were called this morning.
A Queensland Police spokeswoman said there was a possible assault, with no threat to the public.
The residential street backs onto a tree-lined creek which links up with Moody Creek Park.
It is understood the alleged victim of the assault was a child.
Originally published as Creek in police lockdown after child attack