Women Charged after Baby Injured in Violent Home Invasion

in Dalby on Saturday morning

Women Charged after Baby Injured in Violent Home Invasion

Two woman have been charged after a baby was injured in what has been described as a violent home invasion in Dalby on the weekend.

Police allege the women, aged 32 and 28, stormed an O'Keefe St home about 1am Saturday.

Police have described the incident as a targeted home invasion, with the duo forcing their way into the home.

Once inside, police claim the pair kicked furniture around and made threats towards the occupant with a five-month-old baby being injured when the women flipped a table, the baby sustained minor injuries.

The women left the property and were arrested a short time later and have been charged with serious assault, break and enter, assault occasioning bodily harm while in company, possession of a weapon, and wilful damage.

The pair appeared before the Dalby Magistrates Court yesterday - police objecting to any bail application.

Despite the charges, police have appealed for any witnesses to the incident to phone the Dalby station or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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