A Witness at the scene reported that the assailant allegedly stomped on the victim's head and face before leaving the area.
An altercation that took place at the KFC store located in the Manor Lakes Shopping Centre is currently under investigation by local authorities. The incident, which occurred earlier this evening 25th of August around 6:50 pm, involved two women and resulted in a serious assault.
According to the information gathered so far, the two women engaged in a verbal dispute that quickly escalated. The situation turned physical, leading to one of the women assaulting the other. A Witness at the scene reported that the assailant allegedly stomped on the victim’s head and face before leaving the area.
The victim, an 18-year-old woman, sustained facial injuries during the altercation and was subsequently transported to the Royal Melbourne Hospital by ambulance for medical treatment in a stable condition.
Amidst the scene of the incident, a meal was discovered on the ground near the entrance of the KFC outlet, alongside blood stains. The presence of these items highlights the sudden and unexpected nature of the altercation.
Police are actively investigating the incident, aiming to uncover more details about the circumstances that led to the altercation. Authorities are encouraging individuals who may have witnessed the altercation or have any relevant information to come forward and assist with the investigation.