Two women charged over assault, hit and run
Two women have been arrested and charged in connection with the assault of a teenage girl and a hit and run on Sunday evening.
It’s alleged two women assaulted a teenager at a home in Campbell and damaged the house before leaving in a Holden Commodore, about 5.40pm.
Police were called and the girl was taken to Calvary and treated for injuries following the alleged assault.
Later that evening a man was allegedly hit on Limestone Avenue by Commodore matching the description of vehicle connected to the earlier incident.
He received first aid for injuries to his leg.
Police conducted an extensive search that evening and later arrested two women in Braddon.
A 21-year-old woman from Campbell is set to be charged with assault occasioning actual bodily harm, driving while disqualified and possessing an offensive weapon.
And an 18-year-old woman, also from Campbell, is expected to be charged with damage property, assault, possessing a knife and furious/reckless/dangerous driving.
Both were set to go before the ACT Magistrates Court on Monday, where bail was to be opposed by police.
Witnesses to either incident to should call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or go to act.crimestoppers.com.au.