Woman arrested in Port Augusta for assault

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Marla woman arrested for assault

A 32-year-old Marla woman has been arrested after a serious assault in Port Augusta late Wednesday night, January 10.

Police and paramedics were called to a Port Augusta address after 11:30pm, with a man found at the property with a laceration to his left arm.

The man was rushed to the Port Augusta Hospital for emergency surgery, before being airlifted to the Royal Adelaide Hospital for further surgery.

The woman has been charged with aggravated assault cause harm and has been refused police bail.

She was due to appear in the Port Augusta Magistrates Court on Thursday, January 11.

Police said it was not a random incident and the people were known to each other.