An 18-year-old man has been charged with the assault of a paramedic in New Lambton last night.
Police were called to an Australia Day party on Bridges Road at around 9:30pm, following noise complaints.
Upon arriving, officers were allegedly met by an aggressive and abusive man who was affected by alcohol and or drugs.
It’s alleged he spat on a paramedic after an ambulance was called to treat him.
The man’s facing charges including offensive behaviour, common assault and assault of an ambulance officer.