A BOX Hill South man is facing serious charges after a gate-crasher was allegedly assaulted outside a party on Frankston-Flinders Road, Hastings, 12.15am 7 April.
The 36-year-old is alleged to have hit the 21-year-old Bittern man over the head with a bag of stubbies causing serious facial injuries, including having his jaw broken in a number of places and several teeth broken.
The Box Hill man appeared at Melbourne Magistrates’ Court charged with intentionally causing serious injury and recklessly causing serious injury, Wednesday 10 April. He will reappear at a later date.
Somerville CIU Detective Senior Sergeant Miro Majstorovic said parties should be registered with police to minimise the dangers.
Anyone with information is asked to call Detective Shane Moodie, 5978 1300