Man allegedly threatened to set fire to woman's headscarf

A MAN has been charged for allegedly threatening to light a Muslim woman's headscarf on fire.

Last month, the 26-year-old had left an Islamic centre in Princhester Street and was walking down Boundry Street in Brisbane's West End when she was approached by three men outside a licensed premises.

One of the men allegedly threatened to light her headscarf on fire.

A 44-year-old Windsor man has been charged with common assault and is due to appear in the Brisbane Magistrates Court on October 27.A man has been charged for allegedly threatening to light a Muslim woman's headscarf on fire.

On September 9, the 26-year-old had left an Islamic centre in Princhester Street and was walking down Boundry Street in Brisbane's West End when she was approached by three men outside a licensed premises.

One of the men allegedly threatened to light her headscarf on fire.

A 44-year-old Windsor man has been charged with common assault and is due to appear in the Brisbane Magistrates Court on October 27.



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