Police officer kicked in the head in Qld


A man who had to be Tasered after he kicked a police officer in the head multiple times in north Queensland has been charged.

Police were called to a domestic incident in a Townsville suburb at 5pm on Tuesday where they arrested the man.

Police said the man kicked a male police officer as he tried to put him in a van before another officer Tasered him.

A 42-year-old has been charged with one count of breach a domestic violence order and two counts of serious assault police and appear in the Townsville Magistrates Court on Wednesday.