CHOKE ATTACK: A Kallangur man faces criminal charges over an alleged attempt to strangle a woman in two separate alleged domestic violence incidents at Cooloola Cove.
CHOKE ATTACK: A Kallangur man faces criminal charges over an alleged attempt to strangle a woman in two separate alleged domestic violence incidents at Cooloola Cove. Pexels

Man remanded on Cooloola Cove choking attack charges

A KALLANGUR man has been remanded in Gympie Magistrates Court over two alleged choking incidents at Cooloola Cove last December.

Both alleged attackes are described in the charges as being domestic violence related.

Russell Douglas Johnston, 45, faces criminal charges of choking, suffocation or strangulation, as well as assault with bodily harm and common assault on December 1 last year.

He is also charged with a second choking incident on December 28 last year.

Mr Johnston's case was adjourned to come back before the Gympie court on September 11.

Gympie Times


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