Man Released on Parole After Pub Fight

Two men who admitted stomping on a felled victim’s head during a pub fight in Toowoomba have been jailed.

Toowoomba criminal lawyer, Nathan Bouchier for both defendants, said the incident was another example of an alcohol-fuelled altercation which, unfortunately, had escalated.

Magistrate Graham Lee sentenced one of the men to 12 months in jail but ordered he be released on parole immediately.

However, taking into account Hills criminal history, Mr Lee sentenced him to 15 months in jail and ordered he be released on parole from December 21 after serving about four months.

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