Man to appear in Tweed Heads Local Court today after allegedly assaulting two people.
Man to appear in Tweed Heads Local Court today after allegedly assaulting two people.

Off-duty cop arrests man on assault

AN off-duty police officer arrested a man after an assault on a mother and her teenage son outside Kingscliff Shopping Centre on Thursday afternoon.

Police allege a 31-year-old man confronted the pair about 3.30pm and assaulted both.

The off-duty officer restrained a 31-year-old Kingscliff man until other officers arrived.

The man has been charged and refused bail.

He will appear in Tweed Heads Local Court later today.



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