BEHIND BARS: Man arrested over last week's violent robbery
A MAN has been arrested in relation to a violent robbery in Coffs Harbour which left the victim with a bleed on his brain in John Hunter Hospital.
The incident occurred about 1am last Sunday morning, with the 29-year-old victim getting repeatedly punched and kicked during the ordeal.
The victim also had his phone and wallet stolen by the offender.
Coffs Clarence Police arrested and charged a 23-year-old male from Boambee East in relation to the incident on Thursday.
Police also executed a search warrant at the home of the man in custody.
The 23-year-old has been charged with aggravated robbery and was refused bail.
He'll appear in Coffs Harbour Court on November 12.