Fifth Person Charged Following Violent Assault In St Kilda
Stonnington Crime Investigation Unit detectives have charged a fifth person following an assault that left two police officers injured in St Kilda on Sunday.
While a man was being arrested, several people intervened.
During the course of the arrest, OC spray was deployed and two police officers were injured.
A 26-year-old St Kilda man was arrested in Prahan yesterday afternoon.
He has been charged with two counts of
He has been remanded to appear at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today.
A 26-year-old St Kilda man (Trent Potts), a 27-year-old Langwarrin man (Jack Houldcroft) and a 38-year-old Frankston man (Phil O'Donnell) will also appear at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today.
A 25-year-old Langwarrin woman, Kayla Potts, appeared in court yesterday.
Potts is a childcare worker and young mother.
The group were reportedly out for a 30th birthday when Trent Potts allegedly got into an altercation, kneeing a woman in the genitals before fleeing police.
Sickening footage then shows a policeman being violently assaulted by members of the group.