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Update 3: Assault charges, Brisbane City

Detectives have charged a 50-year-old man following investigations into the alleged assault of a 21-year-old woman in Brisbane City last month.

It will be alleged the woman was in King George Square when she was shoulder charged by a man around 7.45pm on February 5.

The woman fell and hit her head on the timber seating around the garden bed, sustaining a laceration to her scalp and was transported to hospital for treatment.

A 50-year-old Calamvale man handed himself into police this morning and has been charged with one count each of assault occasioning bodily harm and common assault.

He is expected to appear in the Brisbane Magistrates Court on April 6.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.

Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.

For all non-urgent police reporting or general police inquiries contact Policelink on 131 444 or Policelink.qld.gov.au 24hrs a day.

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