Tasmania Police charge a 26 year old man with offences from Lighthouse Hotel brawl

Launceston police have today charged a 26 year old Ulverstone man with offences that relate to a brawl that occurred at the Lighthouse Hotel in Ulverstone in January 2020.

Footage of the incident went viral after it was released on social media. The footage shows at least ten men involved in the brawl at the hotel and has been viewed millions of times since it appeared.

Tasmania Police had issued a warrant for the man’s arrest after the brawl occurred.

The man was located and arrested in Launceston on Sunday the 4th of October 2020.

The man will appear in an after hours sitting at the Launceston Magistrates Court on Sunday the 4th of October 2020.